Celebrating individuals who make Canada’s mining industry a global leader.
The Canadian Mining Hall of Fame recognizes outstanding achievement in the mining industry, celebrates individual leadership and aims to inspire future generations in mining.
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Slide MARY EDITH TYRRELL Career options for women were limited in the 1890s when Edith Tyrrell was introduced into Canada’s fledgling mining industry as the young wife of Joseph Burr Tyrrell. Play Video

Slide PATRICIA DILLON The career achievements of Patricia (“Pat”) Dillon are unique in Canadian mining history as they encompassed leadership roles in industry associations and outreach initiatives to help the sector navigate social change and chart a more sustainable future. Play Video

Slide DAVID ELLIOTT David Elliott earned his reputation as one of Canada’s preeminent resource financiers by funding more than 400 exploration and development companies and supporting and mentoring a generation of mining geoscientists. Play Video

Slide STEVEN D. SCOTT The oceans of the world and volcanogenic massive sulphide (VMS) deposits were sources of inspiration for Steven Scott, one of Canada’s most prolific and influential geoscientists of recent times. Play Video

Slide WILLIAM GLADSTONE JEWITT William (“Bill”) Jewitt has the rare distinction of being an inductee into the Canadian Mining Hall of Fame (2021) and the Canadian Aviation Hall of Fame (1978). Play Video

Slide Learn more about more than 195 Members of the Canadian Mining Hall of Fame OUR MEMBERS


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RT @cminingmagazine: The Canadian Mining Hall of Fame has welcomed FIVE NEW MEMBERS this past August! These five inductees reflect the best…
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