NEW THOMPSON TOWNSITE

NEW THOMPSON TOWNSITE

"First houses at the new Manitoba townsite of Thompson will be built In the area behind the diamond drill camp, shown above, on a picturesque bend in the Burntwood River. Another part of the town will be constructed on the opposite bank of the river. Inco's Thompson mine and the mill and smelter will be 2 miles distant, Moak Lake mine 20 miles to the northeast.”  (Inco Triangle, Volume 17, Copper Cliff, Ontario, July, 1957, No. 4, p. 9.)