FOLDING AND FAULTING OF THE WABANA ORE DEPOSITS

The discovery of ore at Wabana was quickly followed by the mining of the ore beds where they outcropped in the land areas. The third phase, as at present carried out, consists of extensive submarine operations, which were commenced in 1908, by driving a pair of slopes out under Conception bay, opening. the mine for a distance of a mile and a half from the shore.
Keywords: Cambrian, Conception Bay, Lower Silurian, strata, syncline, Fault, Faulting, Faults, Folding, Mine, Mines, Ore, Ores
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