NWT Mining Heritage Society

The oldest rock in the world can be found in the Northwest Territories. It is called the Acasta Gneiss and is dated at 3.9 billion years.

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Monday, May 30th, 2016

Thank you to Weatherby Trucking Limited for helping to move and preserve the historic Brock shaft headframe at Giant Mine.

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Tuesday, Mar 8th, 2016

Newmont Mining has awarded a contract to demolish Con Mine's Robertson headframe this year.

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Monday, Feb 15th, 2016

Join the NWT Mining Heritage Society for a Heritage Social on Saturday, February 20th from 3:00pm to 6:00pm at the Northern Frontier Visitor's Centre.

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