Thursday, October 29, 2015
Old churn drill in the new snow - October 2015
We had some wet white slop fall about a month ago, but today we started getting a proper snowfall, a light dusting of dry fluffy snow. I went out to take photos and saw the remains of what I think is an old churn drill located along the Steese Highway out by Fox. Churn drills were used to obtain ore samples. Here is a drawing of an intact churn drill. Those are dredge buckets lined up in from of it.