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Finns in the Inco Triangle and IN Touch 1936-2002 - published April 2017

Available now athttp://d.fchssudbury.com/sites/default/files/Blue%20Cover%20Book_edited-1.jpg Ramakko's on Regent St., Sudbury, Pinehill Lumber in Lively and Finlandia Village bookstore

Book is 383 pages, over 700 articles and photos and mentions over 1,600 people.

Price is $25

Collection of Articles and Photographs of people of Finnish heritage in the Inco Triangle and IN Touch, publications of International Nickel Company Limited (Later Inco Limited and Vale Canada Ltd.)

The Inco Triangle was a monthly publication of happenings in the company’s operations and events in the lives of its employees.  IN Touch was a quarterly publication that highlighted events in the lives of Inco pensioners such as retirements, anniversaries, sports and hobbies.


- Photo of Sampo Choir added tol Sudbury Historical Photos

- Long Lake Cemetery page updated with new writeup and photo

- Beaver Lake Theatre album added and photos of cast members added

- A photo of men's Tarmo Athletic Club circa 1912 with names added to Sudbury Historical Photos

- The Burials Database has been updated as of September 1, 2017

- Long Lake Burials Database has been updated and is shown on the Long Lake Page

- Toivonen genealogy request added to Genealogy section and also in Photos     

Album of Photographs Submitted by FCHS Members to Finland's 100th Anniversary Commemorative Book for 2017 - February 10, 2017

- Meetings of the Society are held at the Finlandia Village at 1:00 pm on the last Sunday of each month except for the months of June, July & August


Links - to other sites

History of the founding of the Society

Members & Executive

Long Lake Cemetery

  • History and photos of gravemarkers


  • Finnish Burials -  Database Updated September 1, 2017
  • WW II Canadian Finnish Soldiers
  • Wuoristo (St. Timothy's) Church Members
  • Oikeuden OhjeTemperance Society, Copper Cliff
  • Toivonen Genealogy

Honours & Awards


  • Local Historical
  • Wanup
  • Map of Early Finnish Settlements
  • Waters Township Farm Histories
  • Inco Triangle Photos
  • Suomi Ranta Curtain Advertisements

Presentations & Articles - by members & guests