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By Shane Lasley
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Drill taps high-grade pod at Red Chris

Including 150 meters of 5.6 g/t gold and 2.5% copper


Last updated 3/13/2020 at 3:49am

Red Chris porphyry copper gold silver mine Golden Triangle British Columbia

Newcrest Mining Ltd.

An aerial view of the open-pit at Newcrest Mining and Imperial Metals' Red Chris copper-gold mine in northwestern B.C.

Newcrest Mining Ltd. March 11 announced that drilling at the Red Chris mine in northwestern British Columbia has encountered a pod of high-grade mineralization, including one hole that cut 276 meters averaging 1.7% and 3.3 grams per metric ton gold.

This intercept cut across a high-grade zone Imperial Metals Corp., Newcrest's joint venture partner at Red Chris, tapped in the mine's East Zone du...

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