Tailing Disposal at the Allenby Concentrator

CIM Bulletin, 1950


THREE types of dam have been structed to impound tailings from the Allenby mill: 1.- By classifier unit 2.- By earth dam 3.- By direct deposition of tailings The first type, which includes two dams, was built across a shallow valley which sloped down to Similkameen river, just below the mill site. Two earth embankments, one below the other, were built across the valley.
Keywords: Dams, DAMS, elbow, flume, launder, tailings, Launders, Mill, Mills, Pipe, Support, Supports, tailings, Valley