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File Created: 24-Jul-1985 by BC Geological Survey (BCGS)
Last Edit:  24-Sep-1998 by George Owsiacki (GO)

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Name A Mining Division Kamloops
BCGS Map 092I055
Status Showing NTS Map 092I11E
Latitude 050º 32' 54'' UTM 10 (NAD 83)
Longitude 121º 10' 59'' Northing 5601176
Easting 628724
Commodities Copper Deposit Types L04 : Porphyry Cu +/- Mo +/- Au
Tectonic Belt Intermontane Terrane Quesnel
Capsule Geology

The A showing is located within quartz diorite of the Late Triassic-Early Jurassic Guichon Creek batholith. Several northwest and northeast trending faults cross the property. Mineralization observed on the property is mainly disseminated chalcopyrite and pyrite. In oxidized zones, malachite and limonite are evident.

In 1976, four diamond-drill holes totalling 457 metres were drilled on behalf of Bethlehem Copper Corporation.

EMPR BULL 56; 62
EMPR FIELDWORK 1974, pp. 27-34; 1981, pp. 270,271
EMPR GEM *1976-E103
EMPR MAP 7; 30
GSC MAP 1010A; 1386A; 42-1989
GSC OF 165; 866; 980
GSC P 46-8; 47-10; 69-23; 73-1A, p. 212; 74-49; 82-1A, pp. 293-297; 85-1A, pp. 349-358
CJES Vol.15, No.1 (January 1978), pp. 99-116
Northcote, K.E. (1968): Geology and Geochronology of the Guichon Creek Batholith, British Columbia, Ph.D. Thesis, University of British Columbia