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Investigating vat leaching at Brewery Creek

 

Last updated 7/20/2018 at 4:21am

Past producing heap leach gold mine in the Yukon Golden Predator Mining

Shane Lasley

Viceroy Resource Corp. shuttered mining at Brewery Creek in 2002 due to low gold prices, leaving plenty of gold for resumed operations at this project about 30 miles east of Dawson City.

Golden Predator Mining Corp. July 11 said it has begun a 1,500-meter drill program at Brewery Creek to evaluate the suitability of continuous vat leaching for gold recovery and to expand the resource at this past-producing gold mine about 55 kilometers (34 miles) east of Dawson City, Yukon.

A 2014 preliminary economic assessment outlined plans for a heap-leach operation at Brewery Creek that wo...



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