Canadian Mining Journal


GOLD: Sirios discovers new high grade zones at Cheechoo

QUEBEC – Montreal’s Sirios Resources reports that it has intersected numerous new, high grade gold zones at its Cheechoo property is located at Eeyou Istchee James Bay and less than 10 km east of the Eleonore gold mine.

Drill core from the Cheechoo project with visible gold where the orange ribbons are tied.

Three recent holes are of particular interest:

  • Hole No.93: 4.5 metres at 11.3 g/t Au, including 1.5 metres at 32.0 g/t within 22.2 metres at 2.8 g/t; 6.0 metres at 7.2 g/t Au including 1.0 metre at 33.6 g/t within 14.7 metres at 3.5 g/t; and 5.0 metres at 4.0 g/t Au including 1.0 metre at 16.3 g/t.
  • Hole No.92: 6.9 metres at 3.9 g/t Au including 1.0 metre at 14.5 g/t; and 23.5 metres at 1.1 g/t Au including 8.0 metres at 2.2 g/t.
  • Hole No.91: 4.4 metres at 4.6 g/t Au including 1.0 metre at 19.2 g/t.

These holes are situated about 200 metres northwest of the area where the majority of drilling has taken place.

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