White Gold Corp. Commences 17,000m Diamond Drill Program on the JP Ross and White Gold Properties
TORONTO, June 19, 2019 -- White Gold Corp. (TSX.V: WGO, OTC – Nasdaq Intl: WHGOF, FRA: 29W) (the "Company") is pleased to announce it has commenced its 2019 diamond drill program on two of its highest priority properties: the JP Ross and White Gold properties. The diamond drill program is a central component of the Company’s $13 million fully funded 2019 exploration program backed by partners Agnico Eagle Mines Limited (TSX: AEM, NYSE: AEM) and Kinross Gold Corp (TSX: K, NYSE: KGC).
10,000m of diamond drilling on the JP Ross property focused on the Vertigo target. The 2019 diamond drill program will focus on evaluating the geometry as well as the lateral and vertical continuity of the high-grade mineralized structures discovered in 2018.
The Vertigo program represents initial diamond drill testing of the Vertigo discovery which produced several high-grade, near surface Reverse Circulation (“RC”) drill intercepts in 2018 including 22.47 g/t Au over 30.46m from surface, as well as high-grade grab samples including 304.3 g/t, 156.2 g/t, 139.9 g/t, 135.6 g/t and 132.9g/t Au.
- Published: 19 June 2019
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