MANITOBA – Rockcliff Copper Corp
. is drilling its Talbot copper deposit, part of the Snow Lake project, with heartening results. Drill hole TB-012 intersected the Main lens mineralization confirming continuity of the lens in an area void of drilling along the deposit's north boundary.
Hole TB-012 intersected 5.40 metres of 3.9% CuEq within 12.57 metres that averaged 2.1% CuEq from roughly 850 metres below surface. The longer intersection contained 1.2% Cu, 0.92 g/t Au, 0.24% Zn and 10.2 g/t Ag.
Rockcliff calculated a resource estimate for all three lenses of the Talbot deposit a year ago. At that time the deposit was believed to contain 2.17 million tonnes grading 2.8% Cu, 2.4 g/t Au, 2.2% Zn and 54.6 g/t Ag. In terms of contained metals that is 133.6 million lb of copper, 165,400 oz of gold, 107.4 million lb of zinc, and 3.81 million oz of silver.
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