SLIDESHOW - 19991-1993

ROM Field Expedition 1991-1993 (1:32)

Helicopter with sling approaches snowy mountainside
DESCRIPTION: Helicopter with sling approaches snowy mountainside

Delivering field equipment at start of 1991 season
Image © Royal Ontario Museum. Photo: Desmond Collins

Workers unload supplies in the Walcott Quarry
DESCRIPTION: Workers unload supplies in the Walcott Quarry

Image © Royal Ontario Museum. Photo: Desmond Collins

Workers looking through rocks in quarry
DESCRIPTION: Workers looking through rocks in quarry

Excavating on Fossil Ridge, same levels as Raymond Quarry
Image © Royal Ontario Museum. Photo: Desmond Collins

with rainbow in background
DESCRIPTION: with rainbow in background

Fossil Ridge from ROM campsite, middle of 1991 season
Image © Royal Ontario Museum. Photo: Desmond Collins

Goat on mountainside
DESCRIPTION: Goat on mountainside

View looking north-west from Fossil Ridge
Image © Royal Ontario Museum. Photo: Desmond Collins

Researcher using hammer on rock
DESCRIPTION: Researcher using hammer on rock

Desmond Collins trimming fossils in Raymond Quarry
Image © Royal Ontario Museum. Photo: Desmond Collins

Side of mountain
DESCRIPTION: Side of mountain

South-east view of Fossil Ridge, showing three main quarries
Image © Royal Ontario Museum. Photo: Desmond Collins

Workers on mountain
DESCRIPTION: Workers on mountain

Extent of excavations, Raymond Quarry levels, 1991
Image © Royal Ontario Museum. Photo: Desmond Collins

Workers look through rocks
DESCRIPTION: Workers look through rocks

Raymond Quarry levels, end of 1991 season
Image © Royal Ontario Museum. Photo: Desmond Collins

Aerial view of mountainside
DESCRIPTION: Aerial view of mountainside

Aerial view showing extent of excavations, end of 1991 season
Image © Royal Ontario Museum. Photo: Desmond Collins

Workers sort large bags
DESCRIPTION: Workers sort large bags

Packing fossils near Field, B.C., end of 1991 season
Image © Royal Ontario Museum. Photo: Desmond Collins

Goats stare at workers in quarry
DESCRIPTION: Goats stare at workers in quarry

Continuing excavations at Raymond Quarry levels, 1992
Image © Royal Ontario Museum. Photo: Desmond Collins

Workers pose in Raymond Quarry with fossil
DESCRIPTION: Workers pose in Raymond Quarry with fossil

ROM field crew with Anomalocaris
Image © Royal Ontario Museum. Photo: Desmond Collins

View of quarry from a distance
DESCRIPTION: View of quarry from a distance

Extent of excavations at the Raymond Quarry levels for 1993
Image © Royal Ontario Museum. Photo: Desmond Collins

Workers use prybars on large rock slab
DESCRIPTION: Workers use prybars on large rock slab

Splitting a large slab from Raymond Quarry
Image © Royal Ontario Museum. Photo: Desmond Collins

use prybars to separate slabs
DESCRIPTION: use prybars to separate slabs

Image © Royal Ontario Museum. Photo: Desmond Collins

Workers study slabs for fossils
DESCRIPTION: Workers study slabs for fossils

Image © Royal Ontario Museum. Photo: Desmond Collins

Expedition leader poses in front of quarry
DESCRIPTION: Expedition leader poses in front of quarry

Desmond Collins in Raymond Quarry, 1993