Making it Happen - The Powerhouse - Gallery Page 2

Photo #00070

Bailey Bridge in access tunnel / Power Operations, Alcan Primary Metal B.C. -- December 07, 1952. (Alcan Collection) Power Operations, Alcan Primary Metal B.C.

The Bailey Bridge across the inner end of the access tunnel with form work in the background. View is from a high elevation under the roof looking northwest.

Photo #00075

Interior of Alcan's power chamber -- ca. 1953. (District of Kitimat Collection)

The powerhouse during construction. View is of the interior of Alcan's Power Chamber located a quarter-mile inside Mount DuBose.

Photo #00065

A cargo hold full of dynamite / Power Operations, Alcan Primary Metal B.C. -- June 23, 1953. (Alcan Collection) Power Operations, Alcan Primary Metal B.C.

A worker watching as a hoist lifts dynamite from the cargo hull of the "Alaska Prince".

Photo #00077

Concrete batching plant / Power Operations, Alcan Primary Metal B.C. -- July 15, 1953. (Alcan Collection) Power Operations, Alcan Primary Metal B.C.

The concrete batching plant at the powerhouse site in Kemano.

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