Slate Falls, Missisagi River, Circa 1950
Description
Media Type
Image
Item Type
Photographs
Description
This is a black and white photo of Slate Falls along the Mississagi River near Iron Bridge. The construction of the Red Rock Dam saw the demise of Slate Falls.

Two men are visible in the photo out in the middle of the river below the falls. Raw logs are piled in the middle of the stream of water.

Due to the construction of a dam these falls no longer exist. The photo shows the size of the falls and the amount of white water they produced.
Date of Original
Circa 1950
Dimensions
Width: 14 in
Height: 11 in
Subject(s)
Collection
Local history
Language of Item
English
Geographic Coverage
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 46.2040775719932 Longitude: -83.0507406140137
Contact
Huron Shores Museum
Email
Agency street/mail address

1 James St. P.O. Box 460

Iron Bridge, ON P0R 1H0

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Slate Falls, Missisagi River, Circa 1950


This is a black and white photo of Slate Falls along the Mississagi River near Iron Bridge. The construction of the Red Rock Dam saw the demise of Slate Falls.

Two men are visible in the photo out in the middle of the river below the falls. Raw logs are piled in the middle of the stream of water.

Due to the construction of a dam these falls no longer exist. The photo shows the size of the falls and the amount of white water they produced.