Canadian Mining Journal


COPPER-ZINC: Laurion enjoys high grades of first assays from CRK veins at Ishkoday

Outcrop at the Ishkoday polymetallic property. (Image: Laurion Mineral Exploration)

ONTARIO – Laurion Mineral Exploration of Toronto has released the first assays from the CRK sulphide veins at Ishkoday. The project is wholly owned and located 220 km northeast of Thunder Bay.

The company stripped selected outcrops and performed channel sampling over a 450-metre trend at the CRK zone. Workers identified multi-centimetre to metre-wide zinc and copper sulphide veins. One notable channel sample assayed 0.29% copper, 4.27% zinc, 4.34 g/t gold and 27.02 g/t silver over 1.8 metre.

Surface channel samples of the A-2 quartz vein taken near drill hole LME-14-031 retuned 2.28 g/t gold over 0.3 metre, 1.21 g/t over 0.2 metre, and 1.77 g/t over 1.0 metre. The drill hole yielded 0.20 g/t gold over 1.2 metre.

More information is available at

Print this page

Related Posts

Have your say:

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *