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Ogema Mine
Description
Creator
Lovelady
Media Type
Image
Item Type
Photographs
Description
Man standing by one car at Ogema Mine. The Ogema Mine was named after the Native who discovered the mineral occurrence located two kilometers west of Ouimet Canyon Provincial Park in 1890. Mr. James Dickenson, of Port Arthur was the first to work the area. The property lay idle between September 1892 and January 1927. The North American Lead Refining Company, Ltd. took over the mine in 1926. The property was owned by Capitain H.E. Knobel.

Subject(s)
Local identifier
139
Geographic Coverage
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 48.7834 Longitude: -88.53336
Copyright Statement
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Contact
Dorion Public Library
Email:reference@tbpl.ca
Website:
Agency street/mail address:

170 Dorion Loop Road

Dorion, ON

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Ogema Mine


Man standing by one car at Ogema Mine. The Ogema Mine was named after the Native who discovered the mineral occurrence located two kilometers west of Ouimet Canyon Provincial Park in 1890. Mr. James Dickenson, of Port Arthur was the first to work the area. The property lay idle between September 1892 and January 1927. The North American Lead Refining Company, Ltd. took over the mine in 1926. The property was owned by Capitain H.E. Knobel.