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File Created: 21-Jun-1999 by Larry Jones (LDJ)
Last Edit:  01-Jan-0001 by BC Geological Survey (BCGS)

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NMI
Name LUCKY-J, SAM, GRAFFIN Mining Division Kamloops
BCGS Map 082M032
Status Showing NTS Map 082M05E
Latitude 051º 21' 07'' UTM 11 (NAD 83)
Longitude 119º 43' 26'' Northing 5692486
Easting 310331
Commodities Graphite Deposit Types P04 : Crystalline flake graphite
Tectonic Belt Omineca Terrane Kootenay
Capsule Geology

Granite of the Cretaceous Baldy batholith intrudes Devonian Eagle Bay metasediments consisting of mica schists, quartzites, argillites and slates. Graphite occurs within the metasediments. Two steeply dipping (45 to 65 degrees) sections of graphite were interested by drilling. One was from 42 to 49 metres and the other from 73 to 77 metres. The graphite, as determined by X-ray diffraction, is crystalline, flake variety and returned values from 2.50 to 4.62 per cent graphite (Assessment Report 22834).

Bibliography
EMPR ASS RPT 18182, *22834, 23393, 25127
EMPR P 1987-2
GSC MAP 48-1963

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