District Commences Fieldwork at the Tomtebo Property
VANCOUVER, BC, Sept. 2, 2020 - District Metals Corp. (TSXV: DMX) (FRA: DFPP); ("District" or the "Company") is pleased to report that it has commenced field work on its polymetallic Tomtebo Project in the Bergslagen Mining District of south-central Sweden. Initial work consisting of geological mapping, prospecting and geochemical sampling has started at the former Tomtebo Mine, and regionally across the 5,144 hectare Property. This work will be further complemented by a review of available historic drill core from the Tomtebo Mine starting in mid-September. These fieldwork programs will augment the historical compilation work and recently flown SkyTEM survey in preparation for a drilling campaign at Tomtebo planned for early-2021.
Tomtebo Property Highlights
Boliden's Garpenberg Mine is located 25 km to the southeast, and the historic Falun Mine is located 25 km to the northwest. Lundin Mining's Zinkgruvan Mine is located 175 km to the southwest.
Tomtebo contains similar host rocks, structure, alteration, and mineralization styles as the Garpenberg, Falun, and Zinkgruvan Mines.
Two historic mines, and numerous mineralized prospects are situated along a 17 km trend on the property. Mineralization at the historic Tomtebo and Lovas Mines appears to be open in all directions (Figure 1).
- Published: 02 September 2020
- Written by Editor