The Lynn Lake Nickel Area, Manitoba

CIM Bulletin, 1950


THE purpose of this paper is to present a general picture of the Lynn Lake nickel area of northern Manitoba. The geology of the area will not be discussed in great detail, nor will the mining operations presently being conducted. Both subjects will be treated briefly and, in addition, mention will be made of some of the problems encountered in mapping in the area. some of the questions which still remain unanswered, methods of prospecting that have been applied, and the future possibilities of the area.
Keywords: Diorite, gabbro, granite, Lynn Lake, quartz diorite, Granite, Granites, quartz, Rock, Rocks, sulphide, Sulphides