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Ministry of Energy Mines and Responsible for Core Review

Western Exploration Co. Ltd. (in 082FNW060)

General File List 

MINFILE No.

Deposit, Project or Claim Names

Authors

Year

Title

NTS Map

Pages

Map Scale

Keywords

Folder No.

082FNW180, 148, 060

Standard / Enterprise / Mammoth

Davey

1936

Topo Map of Mineral Claims Slocan District

82F/NW

1

1" - 200

Slocan topo map

1947-1948

082FNW180, 148, 060

Standard / Enterprise / Mammoth

C.C. Starr

Nov.1, 1948

General

82F/NW

5

Mine descriptions

1947-1948

082FNW180

Standard Mine

C.C. Starr

Feb. 29, 1948

Development Recommendations

82F/NW

2

Standard development, recommendations

1947-1948

082FNW180

Standard Mine

C.C. Starr

Mar. 1, 1948

Notes on Level #7, Portal to Co-ordinate 400 N.

82F/NW

3

Notes on #7 level

1947-1948

082FNW180

Standard Mine

C.C. Starr

Mar.30, 1948

Geology, including Figures 1, 2 & 3

82F/NW

11

Standard geology

1947-1948

082FNW060

Mammoth Mine

C.C. Starr, J.R. Williams

Aug. 1948

Water Samples from Mammoth Vein-Shear, Assay Reports

82F/NW

4

Mammoth water samples, assays

1947-1948

082FNW180

Standard Mine.

C.C. Starr

Dec. 10, 1948

Leaf Samples as aids for Prospecting for Zinc, diagram of location

82F/NW

3

Mammoth leaf samples

1947-1948

082FNW180

Standard Mine

C.C. Starr

Sept. 1, 1948

Development Recommends for Levels #4, #6, & #7

82F/NW

15

Standard development recommendations

1947-1948

082FNW148

Enterprise Mine

J.R. Williams

Dec. 27, 1946

Assays on Samples taken Dec. 17, 1946

82F/NW

1

Enterprise assays

1947-1948

082FNW180, 148, 060

Standard / Enterprise / Mammoth

Main Raise Ore Content

82F/NW

1

Main Raise

1947-1948

082FNW180, 148, 060

Standard / Enterprise / Mammoth

Proposed Scraper Loading Ramp

82F/NW

1

Scraper

1947-1948

082FNW148

Enterprise Mine

C.C. Starr

Sept. 1947

Notes of Geological

82F/NW

3

Enterprise geological

1947-1948

082FNW180,

Standard Mine

C.C. Starr

Jan. 1, 1950

Geological Cross-Sections on Standard Mine, Individual Cross Sections, and their development

82F/NW

10

Standards geological cross sections

1949-1950

082FNW060

Mammoth Mine

C.C. Starr

Calculations for Hoist

82F/NW

1

Mammoth hoist calculations

1949-1950

082FNW180, 148

Standard / Mammoth

C.C. Starr

Topography Map Showing Location of Twig and Leaf Sampling

82F/NW

1

Topo map of twig and leaf sampling

1949-1950

082FNW180, 148, 060

Standard / Enterprises / Mammoth

C.C. Starr

1-May-53

Ore Reserves

82F/NW

3

Standard, Mammoth, Enterprise ore reserves

1951-1953

082FNW180, 148, 060

Standard / Enterprise / Mammoth

C.C. Starr, Mr. Somerville

20-Jun-53

Correspondence explaining the Method of Figuring Ore Reserves, Tonnages Milled 1940-1953, and Ore Reserves

82F/NW

6

Standard, Mammoth,

1951-1953

082FNW180, 148, 060

Standard / Enterprise / Mammoth

C.C. Starr

1-May-52

Ore Reserve Estimates

82F/NW

3

Standard, Enterprise, Mammoth Ore Reserves

1951-1953

082FNW180, 182, 060, 148

Standard / Buffalo / Mammoth / Enterprise

C.C. Starr

1-May-52

Brief Report on the Property, and Operations of the Company

82F/NW

2

Standard, Buffalo-Mammoth, Enterprise report

1951-1953

082FNW060, 180

Mammoth-Standard Mine

C.C. Starr

Feb. 20, 1952

Condensed Report on Geology, and to determine Favourable Conditions

82F/NW

3

Standard-Mammoth geology

1951-1953

082FNW060

Mammoth Mine

C.C. Starr, A.M. Ham

26-May-52

Correspondence regarding Letter written Dec. 2, 1942 concerning Mammoth Hydraulic Elevator

82F/NW

1

Mammoth correspondence

1951-1953

082FNW060, 180

Mammoth / Standard

M.C. Robinson, C.C. Starr

February 1952

Geology Reports of the area of Mammoth and Standard Mines, including areas between

82F/NW

7

Mammoth, Standard geology report

1951-1953

082FNW060, 062, 148, 182, 180

Mammoth / Monarch / Hecla / Enterprise / Buffalo / Standard

A.M. Ham, C.C. Starr, M.C. McCullough

Jan. 2, 1954 -Jan 30, 1957

Correspondence: Western Miner, Personal, C.P.R. Strike, Ripple Rock, Overlooked, Mine Maps, Office Equipment, 50, 000 Acres of Cut-over Timberland near Princeville

82F/NW

25

General correspondence

1954-1956

082FNW060, 062, 148, 182, 180

Mammoth / Monarch / Hecla / Enterprise / Buffalo / Standard

Elevation Map

82F/NW

1

1" - 20'

Line of raise map

1954-1956

082FNW060, 062, 148, 182, 180

Mammoth / Monarch / Hecla / Enterprise / Buffalo / Standard

Jan.1, 1954

Geology of the Monarch Tunnel

82F/NW

1

1" - 100'

Monarch tunnel geology

1954-1956

082FNW062

Hecla Mine

A.M. Ham, C.C. Starr

Dec.31, 1956

H55 & H56 Core Samples

82F/NW

2

Hecla 5000 assays

1954-1956

082FNW060, 062

Mammoth / Monarch / Hecla

H.L. Hill

Dec. 1, 1956

Workings and Report

82F/NW

2

Mammoth, Monarch, Hecla workings

1954-1956

082FNW060, 062

Monarch / Hecla

C.C. Starr

Nov. 15, 1956

Progress Report

82F/NW

2

Monarch, Hecla progress

1954-1956

082FNW062

Hecla Mine

A.M. Ham

Oct. 15, 1956

#1 H.W. X-Cut Correspondence

82F/NW

2

Hecla #1 X-cut

1954-1956

082FNW182, 060, 148

Buffalo / Mammoth / Enterprise

A.M. Ham, T.M. Leask

Sept. 5, 1956

Production Statement 1952

82F/NW

6

Buffalo, Mammoth, Enterprise production

1954-1956

082FNW060, 062, 182

Monarch / Hecla / Buffalo / Mammoth

C.C. Starr

Aug. 4, 1956

Statement of Operations

82F/NW

2

Buffalo, Mammoth, Monarch, Hecla operations

1954-1956

082FNW060, 062

Monarch / Hecla

A.M. Ham, M.C. Robinson

Sept. 21, 1956

Correspondence regarding Changes in Lithology, Combining all information onto a single set of Maps for the purpose of Analysis.

82F/NW

4

Monarch, Hecla correspondence

1954-1956

082FNW

Trail B.C.

C.C. Starr, A.M. Ham

Sept. 10, 1955

Lead and Zinc Schedule

82F/NW

5

Trail lead and zinc schedule

1954-1956

082FNW060, 062

Monarch / Hecla

July 1954 - May 1955

Monarch Tunnel, Hecla 5000 Level Report ( 2 copies)

82F/NW

20

Monarch, Hecla report

1954-1956

Idaho

Constitution / Douglas Mines

A.M. Ham, C.C. Starr, R.T. Avison

18-May-54

Conditions and Workings of the Lease System

Idaho, USA

2

Constitution, Douglas lease system

1954-1956

082FNW060

Monarch Mine

C.C. Starr

Jun.26, 1954

Estimated Ore Reserves

82F/NW

7

Monarch ore reserves

1954-1956

082FNW060, 062

Hecla / Mammoth / Monarch

C.C. Starr

May 15, 1956 - Nov. 21, 1956

Receipts and Disbursements

82F/NW

7

Hecla, Mammoth 1956 receipts and disbursements

1954-1956

082FNW180, 060, 062, 148

Standard / Mammoth / Enterprise Monarch / Hecla

A.M. Ham, S.W. Wilson, H.P. Klinestiver

May 15, 1956 Jun. 25, 1956

Audit, Fiscal Year, Estimated Ore Reserves

82F/NW

8

Standard, Mammoth, Enterprise, Monarch, Hecla Fiscal Year 1956

1954-1956

082FNW180, 060, 062, 148

Standard / Mammoth / Enterprise, /Monarch / Hecla

A.M. Ham, C.C. Starr

May 1, 1955, Dec. 12, 1955

Fiscal Year, Estimated Ore Reserves, Receipts and Disbursements for Hecla 5000 Survey, Geology Maps

82F/NW

9

Standard, Mammoth, Enterprise,, Monarch, Hecla Fiscal Year 1955

1954-1955

082FNW180, 060, 062, 148

Standard / Mammoth / Enterprise/ Monarch / Hecla

A.M. Ham, C.C. Starr

May 1, 1954, June 21, 1954

Fiscal Year, Monarch Tunnel Development Expense (May1952 - Feb. 28, 1954)

82F/NW

5

Standard, Mammoth, Enterprise, Monarch, Hecla Fiscal Year 1954

1954-1955

082FNW180, 060, 062, 148

Standard / Mammoth / Enterprise / Monarch / Hecla

1955-1956

Various receipts from City Map, Dominion Map, Hughes Owen Co.

82F/NW

14

Standard, Mammoth, Enterprise, Monarch, Hecla receipts

1954-1955

082FNW060, 062, 182

Hecla / Buffalo / Mammoth

A.M. Ham, H.P. Klinestiver

April 30, 1957, Jun. 25, 1957

Balance Sheets, Auditors Report, Development Work, Notice of Retirement of C.C. Starr

82F/NW

6

Hecla, Mammoth, Buffalo Fiscal Year 1957

1957-1959

082FNW182, 060, 062

Buffalo / Mammoth / Monarch / Hecla

C.C. Starr

August 1957

Correspondence pertaining to Favourable Conditions for Downward Extension, Favourable places to look for Ore

82F/NW

6

Buffalo, Mammoth, Monarch, Hecla favourable places to look for ore

1957-1959

Correspondence

C.C. Starr, A.M. Ham

Oct., 1957, Nov., 1959

Personal Correspondence

14

Personal correspondence

1957-1959

082FNW182, 062

Buffalo / Hecla

A.M. Ham

Sept. 30, 1957

Drilling and Results

82F/NW

1

Buffalo, Hecla drilling correspondence

1957-1959

Viola Mac

A.M. Ham

Jan.19, 1958

Viola Mac doing their own Milling at Carniege Mill

1

Viola Mac milling correspondence

1957-1959

Vancouver Province

A.M. Ham

Feb. 1, 1958

The New B.C. Claim Location Taxation Laws

82F/NW

1

B.C. Claim Location Tax

1957-1959

082FNW062

Hecla Mine

A.M. Ham, C.C. Starr

7-May-58

Two West Slopes have about run out of Ore

82F/NW

1

Hecla running low on ore

1957-1959

082FNW060, 182

Mammoth / Buffalo Mine

A.M. Ham, C.C. Starr

May 1958

#12 only being advanced on a 1 Shift Basis

82F/NW

2

Buffalo one shift advancement

1957-1959

082FNW060, 182

Mammoth / Buffalo Mine

A.M. Ham, C.C. Starr

Jul. 6, 1958

Proposal to increase Company Stock at a reasonable price to keep #12 Level Development working

82F/NW

1

Proposal to increase Company stock

1957-1959

082FNW062

Hecla

A.M. Ham, C.C. Starr

Jul. 30, 1958

Resolution Increasing Capital was passed., Hecla Dev. as good as anticipated.

82F/NW

2

Hecla good as anticipated

1957-1959

082FNW062, 060

Hecla / Monarch Mine

R.T. Avison, C.C. Starr

Aug.17, 1958

Good Progress in #12 Cross-cut, High Grade Ore found

82F/NW

2

Hecla-Monarch good progress

1957-1959

082FNW060, 182

Mammoth / Buffalo Mine

A.M. Ham, C.C. Starr

Nov.23, 1958

#12 Tunnel expected to reach Vein early December

82F/NW

2

Mammoth #12 expected to reach vein

1957-1959

Ripple Rock

A.M. Ham, C.C. Starr

Jan.18, 1959

Letter from Crowe-Swords that the Court Date would be March 31, 1959

82F/NW

2

Ripple Rock court date

1957-1959

082FNW060, 182, 062

Mammoth / Buffalo / Hecla Monarch

A.M. Ham, C.C. Starr

Jan. 23, 1959

Financial Arrangement with C.M. Oliver & Co. Ltd. for #12 development

82F/NW

2

Mammoth-Buffalo, Hecla-Monarch financial help

1957-1959

082FNW060, 182, 062

Mammoth / Buffalo / Hecla Monarch

A.M. Ham, C.C. Starr

Mar. 5, 1959

C.M. Oliver underwrites Treasury Shares, #12 Drifts Encouraging

82F/NW

2

Mammoth-Buffalo, Hecla-Monarch drifts encouraging

1957-1959

Ripple Rock

A.M. Ham, C.C. Starr

Mar. 28, 1959

Ripple Rock case Postponed

82F/NW

2

Ripple Rock case postponed

1957-1959

082FNW060, 182, 062

Mammoth / Buffalo / Hecla Monarch

A.M. Ham, C.C. Starr

Jun. 21, 1959

#12, Development, #11 Level Station started

82F/NW

2

#12 Tunnel development, #11started

1957-1959

082FNW060, 182, 062

Mammoth / Buffalo, / Hecla Monarch

A.M. Ham, C.C. Starr

Jul. 22, 1959

C.M. Oliver's failure to take up the 40 Cent Option and the Consequent necessity of Shutting Down all Development

82F/NW

2

Mammoth-Buffalo, Hecla-Monarch shut down

1957-1959

082FNW062

Hecla Mine

A.M. Ham, C.C. Starr

Oct. 29, 1959

Mr. Robinson, considering looking for Ore Shoots below Hecla

82F/NW

2

Hecla ore shoots

1957-1959

Ripple Rock

A.M. Ham, C.C. Starr

Oct. 25, 1959

Trial slated for December 
14, 1960

1

Ripple Rock trial set

1957-1959

082FNW062

Hecla Mine

A.M. Ham, C.C. Starr

27-Dec-59

Agreement with Mr. Robinson to Raise Funds for Hecla Development

82F/NW

1

Funds for Hecla development agreement

1957-1959

082FNW060, 062

Monarch / Hecla / Mammoth

H.L. Hill, A.M. Ham

Oct. 25, 1957

Five Month Report on the Operation, and Economics

82F/NW

6

Mammoth, Hecla, Monarch report

1957-1959

082FNW060, 062

Monarch / Hecla

H.L. Hill, C.C. Starr

Nov. 8, 1957

October Results

82F/NW

2

Hecla correspondence

1957-1959

082FNW182, 060

Buffalo / Monarch

C.E. Towgood

Dec. 1957

Indirect Mining Costs

82F/NW

4

Buffalo, Monarch mining costs

1957-1959

082FNW182, 060

Buffalo / Monarch

Feb. 1958 -, May 1959

No. 12 Development Costs

82F/NW

56

Buffalo, Monarch No. 12 Level Development costs

1957-1959

082FNW182, 060

Buffalo / Monarch

H.P. Klinestiver, A.M. Ham

9-Jun-58

Notice of Annual Meeting of Shareholders, Balance Sheets

82F/NW

8

Buffalo, Monarch shareholders report

1957-1959

Western Exploration Co. Ltd.

H.L. Hill, & Associates

Mar. 2, 1959

Company Literature

82F/NW

2

Western Exploration Co. Ltd.

1957-1959

082FNW060

Mammoth Mine

R.T. Avison, C.C. Starr

Feb. 22, 1959

Closure of the Mine

82F/NW

6

Mammoth closure

1957-1959

082FNW060

Mammoth Mine

A.M. Ham, H.L. Hill

30-Apr-59

Financial Statements, Auditors Report, Proxy

82F/NW

10

Mammoth financial statements, auditors report

1957-1959

082FNW060, 062

Mammoth / Hecla

A.M. Ham, C.C. Starr

31-Jul-59

Correspondence that the Company plans to complete #12 to #9 development if financing can be arranged. Kimberley claims have been leased to Reeves MacDonald Mines Ltd.

82F/NW

1

Mammoth, Hecla future work, lease to Reeves MacDonald Mines Ltd

1957-1959

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