Hydraulic Mining on Wild Horse Creek: 0204.0039

Hydraulic Mining on Wild Horse Creek

0204.0039: Hydraulic Mining on Wild Horse Creek

Mining was a great generator of economic activity for Cranbrook from 1898 onwards after the railway was built. Besides the large mine and concentrator at Kimberley, other mines were the silver/lead St. Eugene Mine at Moyie and the hydraulic gold mining (this image) on Wild Horse Creek near Fort Steele

Medium:  Photograph - Image
Date:  Circa 1900
Source:  Cranbrook Archives
Collection:  Cranbrook Archives (0204)


Industry arrow Mining arrow Gold Mining arrow Wild Horse Creekarrow
Industry arrow Mining arrow Equipment arrow Hydraulic Miningarrow

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