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Snapshots

  1. Shotcrete

    Snapshot Title: Shotcrete
    Taken by: Ron Schott

    Image: view down into the cut on Pinkerton Horn, 2012/7
    Image Owner: Paul Heckbert



    Description:

    Oh, the geology! (Must've been a weak shaly unit.)



  2. excavators and drills resting on a Sunday

    Snapshot Title: excavators and drills resting on a Sunday
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: view down into the cut on Pinkerton Horn, 2012/7
    Image Owner: Paul Heckbert



    Description:

    Pinkerton high bridge is visible at top of snapshot



  3. rocks delimit the tunnel roof

    Snapshot Title: rocks delimit the tunnel roof
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: view down into the cut on Pinkerton Horn, 2012/7
    Image Owner: Paul Heckbert



    Description:

    Perhaps the holes (surrounded by rocks) are test drills to locate the roof of the new Pinkerton tunnel. This is the tunnel that will be dug up ("daylighted"). While it is still active, workers must b...



  4. Pinkerton low bridge

    Snapshot Title: Pinkerton low bridge
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: view down into the cut on Pinkerton Horn, 2012/7
    Image Owner: Paul Heckbert



    Description:

    over the Casselman River, upstream of Pinkerton horn



  5. Pinkerton high bridge

    Snapshot Title: Pinkerton high bridge
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: view down into the cut on Pinkerton Horn, 2012/7
    Image Owner: Paul Heckbert



    Description:

    over the Casselman River, downstream of the horn



  6. the ridgetop in the distance has been clearcut

    Snapshot Title: the ridgetop in the distance has been clearcut
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: view down into the cut on Pinkerton Horn, 2012/7
    Image Owner: Paul Heckbert



    Description:

    and turned into a tailing dump. A local man said that bear dens and rattlesnake dens were discovered and disturbed, in the process. This will leave an ugly scar on the land for 50-100 years.



  7. Paul watches the gigapan & camera

    Snapshot Title: Paul watches the gigapan & camera
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: view down into the cut on Pinkerton Horn, 2012/7
    Image Owner: Paul Heckbert



    Description:

    and tries not to lean forward too far!



  8. swimming in the Casselman river

    Snapshot Title: swimming in the Casselman river
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: view down into the cut on Pinkerton Horn, 2012/7
    Image Owner: Paul Heckbert



    Description:

    near Pinkerton low bridge