Canadian Mining Journal


Benchmark Metals


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    Benchmark defines new exploration targets at Lawyers in BC

    November 4, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Benchmark Metals has announced that its regional exploration efforts across the 140-sq.-km Lawyers gold-silver project in the Golden Horseshoe have defined two new prospective zones – LaLa and Gifford’s Edge. LaLa, 1.3 km from the Marmot target, returned bedrock grab

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    Benchmark drills broad and high-grade intercepts at AGB zone within Lawyers

    October 20, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    The most recent drill results from the AGB zone within Benchmark Metals’ Lawyers project in British Columbia hit broad and high-grade intervals of near-surface gold-silver mineralization. This drilling has expanded the AGB zone to the west, to over 600 metres

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    Benchmark hits broad zones at depth within Cliff Creek zone at Lawyers

    October 6, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Benchmark Metals has released assay results for six holes completed at the Cliff Creek zone within its 140-sq.-km Lawyers gold-silver project in B.C.’s Golden Horseshoe, which returned several intercepts of “significant bulk-tonnage mineralization” below the limits of prior drilling. Cliff

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    MINING PEOPLE: California Gold, Foran, Pasofino Gold, Pretium, Stria Lithium

    October 1, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Management moves announced this week include: Ian Harris has been named VP of engineering with Benchmark Metals. The board of California Gold Mining has terminated Vishal Gupta as the company’s president and CEO. Larry Phillips, a director of the company,

  • Benchmark hits 31 metres of 3.89 g/t gold equivalent near surface

    September 2, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Benchmark Metals‘ latest results from drilling at the Cliff Creek zone of its Lawyers project in British Columbia’s Golden Horseshoe area, include 31 metres of 2.98 g/t gold and 72.77 g/t silver or 3.89 g/t gold equivalent. Hole 20CCDD011, which

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    Benchmark discovers new zone at Lawyers

    August 27, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    High-grade rock grab samples from the Marmot zone within Benchmark Metals’ 140-sq.-km Lawyers gold-silver project in B.C.’s Golden Horseshoe suggest a new, 2-km by 3-km, prospective area for follow-up drilling. Rock sample results include 61.3 g/t gold and 3,890 g/t

  • Benchmark expands Lawyers drill program to 100,000 metres after $48M raise

    August 24, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Benchmark Metals is increasing this year’s drill program at its Lawyers gold-silver project in British Columbia’s Golden Horseshoe to 100,000 metres, from 50,000 metres previously, to advance the past-producing, 140-sq.-km asset towards a feasibility study by 2022. This news follows

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    GOLD: Benchmark continues to expand Lawyers targets

    February 3, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Results from the most recent exploration release from the Cliff Creek South zone at Benchmark Metals’ Lawyers project extended the total mineralized strike of the Cliff Creek area to over 1 km. Drill highlights include: 102 metres

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    GOLD-SILVER: Benchmark hits 132.5 g/t Au and 8,560 g/t Ag at Lawyers’ Phoenix zone

    October 7, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Benchmark Metals of Edmonton, Alta., has hit bonanza grades in the first hole it drilled this year at the Phoenix zone at its Lawyers gold-silver project. The property hosts the former Lawyers gold-silver mine that produced 171,200

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    GOLD-SILVER: Drilling successful at Benchmark’s Lawyers project

    July 30, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Vancouver-based Benchmark Metals is pleased with the success of its first six holes at the Cliff Creek zone on the Lawyers Trend because all intersected gold-silver mineralization. The property is only 45 km northwest of the former

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    GOLD-SILVER: Long intercepts, open potential for Benchmark at Lawyers Trend

    April 10, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Benchmark Metals of Edmonton, Alta., has been infill drilling historical holes at the Lawyers Trend in the Toodoggone mineral district on the eastern part of the Stikine Terrane. The company is particularly interested in verifying unpublished historic

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    GOLD-SILVER: Benchmark drills 52 g/t Au and 846 g/t Ag over 3 metres

    February 11, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Benchmark Metals of Edmonton has the results of drilling at the Dukes Ridge zone at the Lawyers gold-silver project in the Golden Triangle. The holes intersected wide intervals of near 1 g/t gold equivalent and narrower intervals