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File Created: 26-Feb-1991 by Carol I. Didson (CID)
Last Edit:  12-Mar-2018 by Karl A. Flower (KAF)

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NMI
Name YHWH, LORD RIVER Mining Division Clinton
BCGS Map 092O002
Status Showing NTS Map 092O04E
Latitude 051º 05' 00'' UTM 10 (NAD 83)
Longitude 123º 40' 03'' Northing 5659304
Easting 453246
Commodities Copper, Silver, Molybdenum, Gold Deposit Types
Tectonic Belt Coast Crystalline Terrane Cadwallader
Capsule Geology

The YHWH occurrence is located north west of the Falls River, approximately 7.5 kilometres west of the lower Taseko Lake.

The area lies within the Jurassic to Tertiary Coast Plutonic Complex near its eastern margin, and just west of the northwest- trending Tchaikazan fault. The property is underlain by massive Late Cretaceous holocrystalline granodiorite cut by numerous north- striking lamprophyre dikes.

Locally, sulphide mineralization is confined to a 3-metre wide north west- trending shear zone and is composed of pyrite, chalcopyrite and molybdenite, exposed over a distance of 160 metres. The zone strikes 092 to 096 degrees,

In 1987, a grab sample of sulphide-bearing rock assayed 0.84 gram per tonne gold and greater than 100 grams per tonne silver (Assessment Report 16919).

A short, 5- metre adit, of unknown age, is reported near the occurrence. In 1987, Cathedral Gold Corp. and Lord River Gold Mines completed a program of geochemical sampling and geological mapping on the area as the YHWH claim. In 1998, Pellaire Gold Mines completed a program of geological mapping and rock, silt and soil sampling on the area.

Bibliography
EMPR ASS RPT *16919, 25726, 25915
EMPR EXPL 1988-C134
GSC OF 534; 2207

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