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  • Port Arthur Ore trestle - vertical bents
    Image       Vertical bents are being lifted into place on the second level of the trestle. The crane doing the lifting is stationed behind the first level.
    Image     Vertical bents are being lifted into place on the second level of the trestle. The crane doing the lifting is stationed behind the first level.
  • C.N.R. Trestle Under Construction
    Image       The trestle begins to take shape as the wooden bents are set in place.
    Image     The trestle begins to take shape as the wooden bents are set in place.
  • Port Arthur Ore Dock - Track Laying Equipment(Oct.26th 1944)
    Image       Track laying equipment begins to lay down track on the CN ore trestle.
    Image     Track laying equipment begins to lay down track on the CN ore trestle.
  • Port Arthur Ore Dock - raising bents (Oct 26th 1944)
    Image       A crane begins to raise a vertical bent during construction of the Canadian National Ore Dock at Port Arthur.
    Image     A crane begins to raise a vertical bent during construction of the Canadian National Ore Dock at Port Arthur.
  • Port Arthur Ore Trestle (Oct 15th 1944)
    Image       .... (October 15, 1944)...
    Image     .... (October 15, 1944)...
  • Port Arthur Ore Trestle - vertical bents (1944)
    Image       The vertical bents rise on the second level of the trestle. Men on the ground with guy wires help position the bents.
    Image     The vertical bents rise on the second level of the trestle. Men on the ground with guy wires help position the bents.
  • Port Arthur Ore Dock - forms for footings
    Image       Aerial photo showing forms for pedestal footings of the ore dock.
    Image     Aerial photo showing forms for pedestal footings of the ore dock.
  • Port Arthur Ore Dock - Port Arthur Spur Track (Sept 15th 1944)
    Image       Black and white aerial photo (#22) of the Port Arthur spur, track, pedestal footings and the Canada Dredge Pipeline in the foreground.
    Image     Black and white aerial photo (#22) of the Port Arthur spur, track, pedestal footings and the Canada Dredge Pipeline in the foreground.
  • Port Arthur Ore Dock (Sept 15th 1944)
    Image       Black and white aerial photo taken of the construction, of the ore dock.
    Image     Black and white aerial photo taken of the construction, of the ore dock.
  • Port Arthur Ore Dock  - reinforcing steel (Sept 15th 1944)
    Image       Photo of the reinforcing steel placed in forms for the construction of the ore dock, columns.
    Image     Photo of the reinforcing steel placed in forms for the construction of the ore dock, columns.
  • CNR Employees (July 20 1944)
    Image       Black and white photo of some employees from C.N.R. working on the trestle project:(left to right) Chief D.B. McKillop, Inspector Syd Harper, Bader and Arnott.
    Image     Black and white photo of some employees from C.N.R. working on the trestle project:(left to right) Chief D.B. McKillop, Inspector Syd Harper, Bader and Arnott.
  • Port Arthur Ore Dock, Forms For Pedestal Footings And Walkway
    Image       Black and white photo of the forms for the pedestal, footings and walkway of the ore trestle.
    Image     Black and white photo of the forms for the pedestal, footings and walkway of the ore trestle.
  • Port Arthur Ore Dock - Men Working On Ore Dock (Sept 1944)
    Image       Black and white photo (#25)of the ore dock showing, men working in the foreground and background.
    Image     Black and white photo (#25)of the ore dock showing, men working in the foreground and background.
  • Port Arthur Ore Trestle - Sheathing & shoring used in bent 2
    Image       Black and white photo (#6) showing the sheathing and shoring, construction method used to build bent 2.
    Image     Black and white photo (#6) showing the sheathing and shoring, construction method used to build bent 2.
  • Port Arthur Ore Dock - The 'Rex' Paver & Pumpcrete Machine
    Image       Black and white photo (#7) showing the operation of the 'Rex' Paver and Pumpcrete Machine, which pumped concrete from ground level up to the first 100 pocket section of the ore dock.
    Image     Black and white photo (#7) showing the operation of the 'Rex' Paver and Pumpcrete Machine, which pumped concrete from ground level up to the first 100 pocket section of the ...
  • Port Arthur Ore Dock #16
    Image       Black and white aerial (#16) photo showing the first layer of the ore dock above water.
    Image     Black and white aerial (#16) photo showing the first layer of the ore dock above water.
  • Port Arthur Ore Dock - Dredging the harbour (Aug 7 1944)
    Image       Black and white aerial photo showing the suction dredge 'Primrose' in the harbour. Also shown in the photograph are pile drivers at work. Four thousand, seven hundred timber foundation piles were driven. Scow and Swing pile drivers were used.
    Image     Black and white aerial photo showing the suction dredge 'Primrose' in the harbour. Also shown in the photograph are pile drivers at work. Four thousand, seven hundred timber foundation piles ...
  • Port Arthur Ore Dock  - Buildings (Aug 2 1944)
    Image       Black and white photo (#14) of two large ramps and, several small buildings on the construction site. The buildings below the ramp housed the mixed sand and gravel.
    Image     Black and white photo (#14) of two large ramps and, several small buildings on the construction site. The buildings below the ramp housed the mixed sand and gravel.
  • Port Arthur Ore Dock construction. Sand and gravel
    Image       Black and white photo of a large crane moving fill. Concrete aggregates were produced from Lake Superior sand and gravel dredged from the lake bottom and brought to the site on scows. The contractor set up a site for the screening and separation of sand and gravel. The materials were ...
    Image     Black and white photo of a large crane moving fill. Concrete aggregates were produced from Lake Superior sand and gravel dredged from the lake bottom and brought to the site ...
  • Aerial View of the Port Arthur Ore Dock Construction (1944)
    Image       Black and white aerial photo (#1) taken of the Canadian National ore dock at Port Arthur. Photograph shows wooden pilings on the shore and in the water.
    Image     Black and white aerial photo (#1) taken of the Canadian National ore dock at Port Arthur. Photograph shows wooden pilings on the shore and in the water.
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