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Encampment 1995

  • AUG 95 1
  • Item
  • August 1995

Item is a photographic slide showing encampment participants dressed as British Soldiers outside of the Fortress of Louisbourg.

Encampment 1995

  • AUG-95-1
  • Item
  • August 1995

Item is a photographic slide showing encampment participants dressed as British Soldiers outside of the Fortress of Louisbourg.

Heavy Rolls Mills, SYSCO

  • 90-1055-20487
  • Item
  • ca. 1970

Item is a photograph of SYSCO heavy rolls mills, showing an ingot being removed by crane from a soaking pit in the blooming mill. Ingots were "soaked" with heat in the pits until they reached a uniform temperature inside and out.

Nova Scotia Information Service

Heavy Rolls Mills, SYSCO

  • 90-1058-20490
  • Item
  • ca. 1970

Item is a photograph of SYSCO heavy rolls mills, showing workings removing scale and irregularities from blooms, a process called "scarfing." Billets are stockpiled in the background in the old stockyard.

Nova Scotia Information Service

Heavy Rolls Mills, SYSCO

  • 90-1059-20491
  • Item
  • ca. 1970

Item is a photograph of SYSCO heavy rolls mills, showing workers scarfing ingots, removing scale and irregularities, in the scarfing yard on the west side of the blooming mills rolls. Ingots here are probably axle, bound for Trenton, N.S..

Nova Scotia Information Service

Heavy Rolls Mills, SYSCO

  • 90-1062-20494
  • Item
  • ca. 1970

Item is a photograph of SYSCO heavy rolls mills, showing tie plate being rolled in the rail mill; individuals above the rolls are probably a guide setter and a roller.

Nova Scotia Information Service

Heavy Rolls Mills, SYSCO

  • 90-1063-20495
  • Item
  • ca. 1970

Item is a photograph of SYSCO heavy rolls mills, showing tie plate being rolled in the rail mill. Negative has been reversed in this photo.

Nova Scotia Information Service

Heavy Rolls Mills, SYSCO

  • 90-1066-20498
  • Item
  • ca. 1970

Item is a photograph of SYSCO heavy rolls mills, showing an overhead crane stockpiling billets in the small billet yard. The workers would unstrap the slings of billets from the crane.

Nova Scotia Information Service

Heavy Rolls Mills, SYSCO

  • 90-1067-20499
  • Item
  • ca. 1970

Item is a photograph of SYSCO heavy rolls mills, showing workers stockpiling billets in the small billet yard.

Nova Scotia Information Service

Heavy Rolls Mills, SYSCO

  • 90-1069-20501
  • Item
  • ca. 1970

Item is a photograph of SYSCO heavy rolls mills, showing two workers stockpiling billets with the aid of an overhead crane in the small billet yard.

Nova Scotia Information Service

Heavy Rolls Mills, SYSCO

  • 90-1073-20505
  • Item
  • ca. 1970

Item is a photograph of SYSCO heavy rolls mills, showing a recorder noting heat numbers and types of rails piled in the finishing mill.

Nova Scotia Information Service

Heavy Rolls Mills, SYSCO

  • 90-1074-20506
  • Item
  • ca. 1970

Item is a photograph of SYSCO heavy rolls mills, showing rails being inspected in the rail finishing mill. Worker with the bar would wrench the rails so the inspector could measure the drill holes to ensure they're accurately spaced.

Nova Scotia Information Service

Heavy Rolls Mills, SYSCO

  • 90-1075-20507
  • Item
  • ca. 1970

Item is a photograph of SYSCO heavy rolls mills, showing two workers stockpiling billets by crane in the small billet yard.

Nova Scotia Information Service

Heavy Rolls Mills, SYSCO

  • 90-1047-20479
  • Item
  • 1970s

Item is a photograph of SYSCO heavy rolls mills operations, showing a worker making a visual inspection of the blooming mill shears. At the very bottom of photo, a bloom is visible coming from the shears.

Nova Scotia Information Service

Heavy Rolls Mills, SYSCO

  • 90-1054-20486
  • Item
  • ca. 1970

Item is a photograph of SYSCO heavy rolls mills, showing an ingot being removed by crane from a soaking pit in the blooming mill. It will be transported by buggy to the roll line, centre, operated by the two men in the pulpit, above.

Nova Scotia Information Service

Heavy Rolls Mills, SYSCO

  • 90-1059-20489
  • Item
  • ca. 1970

Item is a photograph of SYSCO heavy rolls mills, showing a worker scarfing an ingot. Scarfing was a process for removing burrs and irregularities or fixing cracks on the surface of a bloom using a torch.

Nova Scotia Information Service

Heavy Rolls Mills, SYSCO

  • 90-1061-20493
  • Item
  • ca. 1970

Item is a photograph of SYSCO heavy rolls mills, showing and unidentified worker watching as a bloom goes through the blooming mill rolls in a shower of sparks.

Nova Scotia Information Service

Heavy Rolls Mills, SYSCO

  • 90-1065-20497
  • Item
  • ca. 1970

Item is a photograph of SYSCO heavy rolls mills, showing a worker stamping heat numbers on billets by hand. The billets are on the billet mill hot bed.

Nova Scotia Information Service

Heavy Rolls Mills, SYSCO

  • 90-1049-20481
  • Item
  • ca. 1970

Item is a photograph of SYSCO heavy rolls mills, showing a hot ingot being moved from the soaking pit by crane to a buggy in the blooming mill. The buggy will take the ingot on to the blooming mill rolls.

Nova Scotia Information Service

Heavy Rolls Mills, SYSCO

  • 90-1053-20485
  • Item
  • ca. 1970

Item is a photograph of SYSCO heavy rolls mills, showing a close-up of a hot ingot being removed from a soaking pit in the blooming mill by crane. Ingots were "soaked" with heat in the pits until they reached a uniform temperature inside...

Nova Scotia Information Service

Heavy Rolls Mill, SYSCO

  • 90-1060-20492
  • Item
  • ca. 1970

Item is a photograph of SYSCO heavy rolls mills, showing roller Gordie MacInnis, left, and an unidentified guide setter rolling tie plate in the rail mill.

Nova Scotia Information Service

Heavy Rolls Mills, SYSCO

  • 90-265-19697
  • Item
  • ca. 1970

Item is a photograph of SYSCO heavy rolls mills, showing a bloom going through the final stages of the rolling process at the blooming mill. Gauges above rolls indicate pressure and dimensions of rolled bloom.

Nova Scotia Information Service

Heavy Rolls Mills, SYSCO

  • 90-1050-20482
  • Item
  • ca. 1970

Item is a photograph of the SYSCO heavy rolls mill, showing an ingot being removed from a soaking pit by crane, where it has been "soaked" with heat until a uniformed temperature is reached inside and out. Beyond, the other pits in the b...

Nova Scotia Information Service

Heavy Rolls Mills, SYSCO

  • 90-1051-20483
  • Item
  • ca. 1970

Item is a photograph of SYSCO heavy rolls mills, showing an ingot being lowered by crane into a soaking pit in the blooming mill. Ingots were "soaked" with heat in the pits until they reached a uniform temperature inside and out.

Nova Scotia Information Service

Heavy Rolls Mills, SYSCO

  • 90-1052-20484
  • Item
  • ca. 1970

Item is a photograph of SYSCO heavy rolls mills, showing an ingot in close-up that has just been removed from the soaking pit in a blooming mill. In the centre of the ingot, scale formed during the heating process has broken off.

Nova Scotia Information Service

Heavy Rolls Mills, SYSCO

  • 90-1056-20488
  • Item
  • ca. 1970

Item is a photograph of SYSCO heavy rolls mills, showing a worker making a visual inspection of an ingot being removed by crane from a soaking pit in the blooming mill. From there, the ingot is taken by buggy to the blooming mill rolls.

Nova Scotia Information Service

Heavy Rolls Mills, SYSCO

  • 90-1064-20496
  • Item
  • ca. 1970

Item is a photograph of SYSCO heavy rolls mills, showing a bloom coming out of number ten pass on the north side of the rail mill. At left is the roughing table with "grasshopper" gears, which were replaced by hydraulic cables in 1973.

Nova Scotia Information Service

Heavy Rolls Mills, SYSCO

  • 90-1070-20502
  • Item
  • ca. 1970

Item is a photograph of SYSCO heavy rolls mills, showing a worker about to unstrap a sling of billets from an overhead crane which is stockpiling products in the small billet yard. Note heat numbers on the ends of the blooms, foreground.

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Heavy Rolls Mills, SYSCO

  • 90-1071-20503
  • Item
  • ca. 1970

Item is a photograph of SYSCO heavy rolls mills, showing workers wrenching rails in the finishing mill. Worker with drill is probably knocking burrs off rail. Note that none of the workers are wearing safety equipment.

Nova Scotia Information Service

Heavy Rolls Mills, SYSCO

  • 90-1072-20504
  • Item
  • ca. 1970

Item is a photograph of SYSCO heavy rolls mills, showing billets being stockpiled by overhead crane in the small billet yard. They will be checked by an inspector and long billets will be torch cut to the requisite length,

Nova Scotia Information Service

Heavy Rolls Mills, SYSCO

  • 90-1048-20480
  • Item
  • 1970s

Item is a photograph of SYSCO heavy rolls mills operations, showing a temporary suspension in production as workers try to fix the roll line which is jammed by a bloom. In the very centre of photo are blooming mill shears, and in foreground a stoc...

Nova Scotia Information Service

Coke Ovens, DOSCO

  • 90-154-19586
  • Item
  • 1960s

Item is a photograph of the coke ovens, showing the interior of the coal wash and blending plant built in the 1960's.

Abbass, John

Coke Ovens, DOSCO

  • 90-160-19592
  • Item
  • 1960s

Item is a photograph of the coke ovens, showing the interior of the new coal wash plant built in the 1960's.

Docks, DOSCO

  • 90-241-19673
  • Item
  • 1968

Item is a photograph of the DOSCO docks, showing a good overview of the docks area with the rest of the plant, including blast furnace and open hearth departments, beyond. At left is part of the coal pier, the low or number one pier, centre, and t...

Blast Furnace, SYSCO

  • 90-286-19718
  • Item
  • 1968

Item is a photograph of the blast furnace, showing a group of workers posted in front of the furnace with a sign reading "Iron Production Record - 684,000 Tons, 1968."

Abbass, John

Blast Furnace, SYSCO

  • 90-287-19719
  • Item
  • 1968

Item is a photograph of the SYSCO blast furnace, showing a group of employees posed in front of the furnace with a sign reading "Yearly Record, No. 1 Blast Furnace, 352,000 Tons of Iron."

Abbass, John

Blast Furnace, SYSCO

  • 90-285-19717
  • Item
  • 1968

Item is a photograph of the SYSCO blast furnace, showing a group of employees posed in front of the furnace with a sign reading "No. 3 Blast Furnace, 331,000 tons of Iron, 1968."

Abbass, John

Blast Furnace, DOSCO

  • 90-469-19901
  • Item
  • 1968

Item is a photograph of DOSCO blast furnace operations, showing the conveyor system and new unloading facility that worked with the coke stacker.

Abbass, John

Docks, DOSCO

  • 90-229-19661
  • Item
  • 1967

Item is a photograph of the DOSCO docks, showing raw material being unloaded by electrical grab at the unloading pier from the ship "Inverness." The electrical grab could do the work of five of the old steam driven models.

Docks, DOSCO

  • 90-238-19670
  • Item
  • 1966

Item is a photograph of the DOSCO docks, showing the shoreline with the stoves of the blast furnace visible at right. The harbour is probably being dredged here, to allow larger ships to come in.

Blast Furnace, DOSCO

  • 90-595-20027
  • Item
  • 1966

Item is a photograph of a DOSCO blast furnace, showing a construction area in the north end of the department.

Abbass, John

Blast Furnace, DOSCO

  • 90-602-20034
  • Item
  • 1966

Item is a photograph of the DOSCO blast furnace, showing the raw materials and stockyard crane with numbers one and three furnaces, centre. Number seven furnace is visible at left, and docks are in the background. Coal wash building can be seen bo...

Abbass, John

Docks, DOSCO

  • 90-612-20044
  • Item
  • 1966

Item is a photograph of the DOSCO docks, showing two of the three coal shipping piers at right, number on pier from where finished steel products were shipped, centre, and the number two pier where raw materials for steel making were brought in. B...

Abbass, John

Blast Furnace, DOSCO

  • 90-271-19703
  • Item
  • 1966

Item is a photograph of DOSCO blast furnace operations, showing the conveyor system that transported raw materials from the docks for eventual use in the furnace. Behind the stockpiles the two furnaces are visible in the distance.

Blast Furnace, DOSCO

  • 90-568-20000
  • Item
  • 1966

Item is a photograph of the DOSCO blast furnace, showing a view of numbers one and three furnaces from the harbour. Large square building, off-centre, was the boiler house. Furnaces numbers seven and eight are at right.

Abbass, John

Docks, DOSCO

  • 90-243-19675
  • Item
  • 1966

Item is a photograph of the DOSCO docks, showing the new rails loading crane. The derrick boom (section raised in the air) loaded rails into the holds of ships.

Docks, DOSCO

  • 90-244-19676
  • Item
  • 1966

Item is a photograph of the DOSCO docks, showing a boat moored at the new pier with the old piers in the distance. To the right of the boat is part of the conveyor system that transported raw materials from the docks to the blast furnace department.

Docks, DOSCO

  • 90-245-19677
  • Item
  • 1966

Item is a photograph of the DOSCO docks, showing a general view of the area, with the high or number two pier and the low or number one pier behind it. Finished steel products were shipped out from the low pier while raw materials were brought in ...

Docks, DOSCO

  • 90-605-20037
  • Item
  • 1966

Item is a photograph of the DOSCO docks, showing the crane that unloaded ore and the conveyor system, left, that transported it to the blast furnace stockyard.

Docks, DOSCO

  • 90-607-20039
  • Item
  • 1966

Item is a photograph of the DOSCO docks, showing the pier where ore was unloaded for use in the blast furnace, centre. Above it are the number two or "high" pier and one or "low" pier.

Abbass, John

Blast Furnace, DOSCO

  • 90-269-19701
  • Item
  • 1966

Item is a photograph of DOSCO blast furnace operations, showing the A.I.S.I. Technical Committee on Blast Furnace Practise, June 5, 1966, in front of the department. Individuals unidentified.

Abbass, John

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