Granby Smelter Site: 0143.0032
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)
Subjects:Cities Grand Forks
Industry Manufacturing Recycling Pacific Enercon Inc
Industry Manufacturing Smelting Granby Smelter
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