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Manitoba History No. 88

No. 88

Lieutenant Governor's History Award

War Memorials in Manitoba
in Manitoba

This Old Elevator
This Old

Abandoned Manitoba

Memorable Manitobans

Historic Sites of Manitoba
Historic Sites
of Manitoba

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Bissett Gold Mine (Bissett, Northern Manitoba)

The San Antonio gold mine was established in 1926 by entrepreneur J. D. Perrin with the erection of several mine buildings on the north shore of Rice Lake at the present-day site of Bissett.

Bissett gold mine

Bissett gold mine (no date)
Source: Gordon Goldsborough, 2018-0006

Aerial view of the Bissett gold mine

Aerial view of the Bissett gold mine (July 2017)
Source: Gordon Goldsborough

Site Location (lat/long): N51.02210, W95.67829
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Memorable Manitobans: John Draper Perrin (1890-1967)


Bissett: 100 Years of Gold by Wilda Ward, 2011.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 8 July 2018

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