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Mining in the Canadian Arctic?

Duration: 02:29

John Todd is creating jobs for local Inuit through the development of the Meliadine Gold Mine near his home in Rankin Inlet on the north western Hudson Bay.

Documentary portraying the young men who left Scotland in the 1960s - 1980s, travelling to the extremes of the Canadian Arctic to work for The Hudson's Bay Company.

Available since: Thu 1 Dec 2011


Brian Cox
Gilly Mathieson
Executive Producer
Jo Roe

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The Hudson's Bay Boys

A journey through the arctic landscape with the Scots who worked for the Hudson's Bay Co.

First broadcast: 30 Nov 2011

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