The Mineral Wealth of British Columbia, with an Annotated List of Localities of Minerals of Economic Value

The Mineral Wealth of British Columbia, with an Annotated List of Localities of Minerals of Economic Value

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1889 edition. Excerpt: ... the coal used at the mines. 1' This table is I believe the first approximately complete statement of the annual output of the mines. I am indebted to Mr. S. Robins and Hon. R. Dunsmuir for the figures relating to years not previously published. IThele and other figures relating to coal. (except California imports on following page) refer to the ton of 2240 lbs. 6 1s71 (Exclusive of Wellington Mines)........ s5, e4s To" 1s72 .."...... 46,468 148 459 1873 ." 45,731 ' (Wellington Mines, 1871-73............... (21,182)i 1874.................................................. 81,547 1875..-............................................... 110,145 1876.................................................. 139,192 1877.................................................. 154,052 1878.................................................. 170.846 1879............................................... 241,301 1880.................................................. 267,595 1881.....................-............................. 228,357 1ss2.................................................. 2s2,139 1883................................................. 213,299 1834.................................................. 394,070 1885.................................................. 365,596 1886....................-...........................-. 326,636 1887..................................-.-............. 413,360 1888........................................-......... 489,301 Total.................................... 4,35s,221 P,, a, The exports of coal are chiefly to ports in California, including, in f, ' ', .', ', 'r" "' 1888, San Francisco, Wilmington and San Diego. Sundry cargoes were also...show more

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  • Paperback | 68 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 4mm | 141g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236969065
  • 9781236969064