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.
Memorable Manitobans: John Draper Perrin (1890-1967)
Historic Sites of Manitoba: Desautels Corner Post Monument (Bissett, Northern Manitoba)
Historic Sites of Manitoba: Goldfield Stamp Mill Monument (Bissett, Northern Manitoba)
Bissett: 100 Years of Gold by Wilda Ward, 2011.
This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.
Page revised: 24 January 2020
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