David K. Joyce


5.0x3.7x2.5 cm
Errington Pit, Steep Rock Iron Mine
Ontario, Canada


Item number: 24624

Lustrous, botryoidal, hematite from the long closed Errington Pit of Steep Rock Iron Mines. A large lake had to be drained to accomplish this mine. It was respected as an engineering feat in the 50's but would be condemned in the present environmentally sensitive times! s