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File Created: 17-Mar-2017 by Sarah Meredith-Jones (SMJ)
Last Edit:  27-Mar-2018 by Sarah Meredith-Jones (SMJ)

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Name PICKLE Mining Division Cariboo
BCGS Map 093G042
Status Showing NTS Map 093G05E
Latitude 053º 26' 08'' UTM 10 (NAD 83)
Longitude 123º 45' 47'' Northing 5921000
Easting 449302
Commodities Copper, Silver Deposit Types D03 : Volcanic redbed Cu
Tectonic Belt Intermontane Terrane Stikine
Capsule Geology

The area surrounding the Pickle showing is underlain by volcanic rocks of the Early to Middle Jurassic Entiako Formation of the Hazelton Group. A 5 centimetre wide subhorizontal quartz epidote vein crosscuts plagioclase and pyroxene phyric andesite. The vein contains up to 10 per cent chrysocolla and 5 per cent magnetite and a grab sample returned 3.247 per cent Cu and 0.144 gram per tonne Ag (Geoscience BC Report 2016-1).

Bibliography
GBC Map 2017-06-01
GBC Report 2016-1, p.1-16

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