The Kaiser Celestite Operation at Loch Lomond

CIM Bulletin, 1971

G. 0. CROWELL, Kaiser Celestite Mining Ltd., Sydney, Nova Scotia

This paper gives the history of the celestite deposit, now being mined by Kaiser Celestite Mining Ltd., near Sydney, Nova Scotia. Mining and milling procedures are covered, and the regional and local geology of the area are described, including the origin of the celestite.
Keywords: Kaiser Celestite Mining Limited, open pit, Loch Lomond Basin, ball mill, strontium