Granby Smelter Site: 0143.0032

Granby Smelter Site

0143.0032: Granby Smelter Site

Mountains of black slag are left from Grand Forks' old days of smelting copper ore. Slag is transferred to Pacific Enron Inc. insulation plant in Grand Forks, BC. Plant converts slag from Granby smelter into insulation.

Medium:  Photograph - Image
Date:  Circa 1980
Collection:  Kootenay Gallery of Art, History & Science (0143)


slag byproduct


Cities arrow Grand Forksarrow
Industry arrow Manufacturing arrow Recycling arrow Pacific Enercon Incarrow
Industry arrow Manufacturing arrow Smelting arrow Granby Smelterarrow

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