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- CA ON00156 M/M440-1443
- c. 1880
Part of Map collection
"Plan of Gatling Co.'s Gold Mining Property and adjoining lots, Marmora, County of Hastings, Ontario." Scale: 1:3000. Published by The Desbarats Lith. and Comp. Montreal.
Donated by the Col. W. N. Ponton Estate. Col. Ponton or a relation presumably made the additional pen-written notes on the map.
Gatling Company owned the Gatling and Tuttle shafts at the Delora Mine, which were first opened by the Gatling Gold and Silver Mining company in 1873.
Read more: http://www.marmorahistory.ca/1866-founding-of-deloro
Desbarats Lithography and Company
- CA ON00156 TR/2288-1
File contains a completed printed Deed of Sale of the Gatling Gold and Silver Mining Company lands in Marmora Township to the Hawkeye Gold and Silver Mining Company in 1880
- CA ON00156 TR/2282
File contains two completed printed shares in The Marmora Gold and Iron Mining Company issued in 1883-1884.
- CA ON00156 TR/2286
File contains several newspaper articles concerning the explorations and operations of the Bethlehem Steel Company at Marmora, Ontario, including an account of the 1959 strike by the local of the United Steelworkers of America to which the miners belonged. Also contains a photocopied typescript of a draft chapter submitted for review in 1967 by Gerald E. Boyce concerning the history of mining in the Marmora area. Also present are two printed booklets entitled 'Bethlehem in Marmora' concerning the iron mining operations at Marmora and their shipping outlet at Picton Harbor.
- CA ON00156 TR/2290
File contains manuscript correspondence, deeds of sale, indentures and statements of account relating to the asbestos mining interests of William Nisbet Ponton in the Marmora area.
Ponton, William Nisbet
- CA ON00156 TR/2288-2
File contains completed printed, and manuscript indentures and deeds of sale of lands in Marmora Township between land owners and principals of the Gladstone Mill Mine, and the Hawkeye Gold and Silver Mining Company in 1877-1878.
- CA ON00156 TR/2285
File contains a completed printed share in the Hawkeye Gold and Silver Mining Company.
- CA ON00156 TR/2287
File contains a manuscript index card concerning the specifications and production statistics of the Blairton Mine at Marmora in 1873.
- CA ON00156 TR/2284
File contains a manuscript original and copy of a memorial submitted by the Hastings County Council to Sir Edmund Walker Head, Governor-General of British North America, ca. 1857 requesting a railroad connection between the Marmora Iron Works and Belleville to facilitate the shipment of ore and provide a stimulus to mining in Hastings County.
- CA ON00156 TR/2283
File contains a manuscript petition of the Marmora Iron Company to the County of Hastings Council in 1857 requesting the reduction of toll rates on the Hastings County roads through which iron and coal passed.
- CA ON00156 TR/2281
File contains a typescript brief biography of Charles Hayes who was an early promoter of iron ore mining and smelting in Blairton, near Marmora, Ontario.
- CA ON00156 TR/2274
File contains a typescript letter from the Department of Mines and Technical Surveys, Ottawa to Gerald Boyce, 4 August 1966, concerning a list of photographic prints relating to gold mines in the Madoc and Marmora areas.
- CA ON00156 TR/1897
File contains miscellaneous newspaper clippings concerning mining, road paving and winter sports in Marmora and district in 1969.
- CA ON00156 TR/1885-2
File contains a typescript letter from W. R. Freeman to Gerry Boyce briefly outlining the history of Marmora from the early 1800s to ca. 1874.
- CA ON00156 TR/1885-1
File contains a photocopied manuscript history of Marmora from ca. 1820 to 1965. Includes a hand-drawn map of the townsite. Also present is a photocopy of a one page extract from a survey of Midland District, 1822.
- CA ON00156 TR/1886
File contains a photocopied manuscript entitled “History of Marmora,” by Grace Warren. Also contains a manuscript letter of explanation of the history from Ms. Warren to Carl Bateman, Hastings County Clerk. Also present is a photocopied excerpt from W.H. Smith's Canada: Past, Present and Future, outlining the history of Marmora Township and the Ironworks.