Fording River Mine c.1981: 2290.0214

Fording River Mine c.1981

2290.0214: Fording River Mine c.1981

Fording River Mine Operations c.1981. One of the two 30 cubic yard shovels ordered as part of Fording's $115 million expansion program is already in operation. Fording River Operations is one of our four steel-making coal operations located in the Elk Valley of British Columbia.

Medium:  Photograph - Image
Date:  Circa 1981
Source:  Columbia Basin Image Bank
Collection:  Columbia Basin Institute (2290)


Fording River Mine c.1981 Shovels Mining Equipment


Industry arrow Mining arrow Companies arrow Teck arrow Fording Riverarrow
Industry arrow Mining arrow Coal Mining arrow Teckarrow
Industry arrow Mining arrow Coal Mining arrow Teck arrow Fording Riverarrow
Industry arrow Equipment arrow Shovelarrow

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