Thompson Mine Geology

CIM Bulletin, 1963


The introduction consists of background information, of an historical and statistical nature, relating to the Thompson mine. The geological presentation is based on illustrations that are intended to provide a progressively closer look at the ore occurrence. The illustrations consist of an index map, a geological map of a 15- by 85-mile area including the Thompson mine, a series of four maps dealing with the geophysics and geology of a 6- by 4 1/4 -mile area at Thompson, a mine level plan and corresponding section, two sto11e plans and corresponding sections, and photographs and photomicrographs of the various one types.
Keywords: Biotite, biotite, breccia, gneiss, peridotite, schist, Ore, Ores, Rock, Rocks, schist, sulphide, Sulphides