South Main Shaft at Flin Fion

THE Hudson Bay Mining and Smelting Company's underground mine at Flin Flon, Manitoba, has in the past been serviced by two working shafts- the North Main shaft, and the No. 3 shaft. The North Main shaft is used to hoist the total production from underground, and handles the greater part of the mine supplies and crews. The shaft is five-compartment design, rectangular in cross-section, and is equipped entirely with steel shaft sets from the surface to the finished depth of 2,210 feet.
Keywords: Air, headframe, Hoisting., pocket door, shaft, winze, Installation, Ore, Ores, Shafts, Skips, steel, Steels
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