Horizontal Cut-and-Fill Stoping at Falconbridge Nickel Mines, Limited

THE property of Falconbridge Nickel Mines, Limited, is in Falconbridge township, approximately thirteen miles northwest of Sudbury. From the mine and townsite, a gravel road leads to Sudbury and a branch line of the Canadian National railway to Sudbury Junction. The ore deposit is at the southeastern corner of the 'Sudbury Basin . It lies in a sheet-like mass, striking in an east-west direction, between norite to the north and greenstone to the south.
Keywords: breccia, mucking, norite, ore, stope, Chutes, Drifts, mining, Ore, Ores, steel, stope, stopes
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