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Assessment Report: 17979
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Property Name Ping Pong
Mining Division(s) Slocan
NAD 27:
Latitude: 50 29 50 Longitude: 117 59 00 UTM: 11  430255  5594160
NAD 83:
Latitude: 50 29 50 Longitude: 117 59 04 UTM: 11  430179  5594379
NTS: 082K05W
BCGS: 082K041
Title of Report Geological and Geochemical Survey on the Pingston Group of Claims
Affidavit Date 1988-08-08
Claim(s) Ping Pong 1-2
Operator(s) Noranda Mining and Exploration Inc.
Owner(s) Noranda Mining and Exploration Inc.
Author(s) Gill, D. Graham
Report Year 1988
No. of Pages 34 Pages
Off Confidential 1989-08-08
Commodities Search For Zinc
General Work Categories Geochemical, Geological
Work Done
GeochemicalRock22 sample(s)
Elements Analyzed ForMultielement
Silt8 sample(s)
Elements Analyzed ForMultielement
Soil237 sample(s); No. of maps: 4; Scale(s) : 1:2500
Elements Analyzed ForMultielement
GeologicalGeological53.0 ha; No. of maps: 1; Scale(s) : 1:2500
PhysicalLine/grid6.9 km
Geological Summary This property lies within a Paleozoic heterogenous assemblage of metasedimentary rocks in the southern part of the Thor-Odin gneiss dome along the eastern margin of the Shuswap Metamorphic Complex. Tightly folded, stratiform zinc mineralization occurs in calcareous quartzites, schists and gneisses similar to the geology at Cominco's Big ledge deposit located 14 kilometres to the west.
MINFILE Nos. 082KSW099


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