Metallurgical Coals from Canmore, Alberta

CIM Bulletin, 1965

W. J. Riva Vice-President & General Manager, The Canmare Mines, Ltd., Canmare, Alberta

This paper reviews the coal mining operations of The Canmore Mines, Limited, at Canmore, Alberta, paying particular attention to the use of this coal by the metallurgical and chemical industries. The characteristics of the deposits are outlined, and the mining and processing methods used are discussed.
Keywords: Alberta, Canadian Anthracite Coal Company, Canmore, Alberta, coal measures, coal seams, sandstone, Coal, Coal seams, Mine, Mines, mining, Operation, Sandstone