Benchmark Metals – Drill Results From The Dukes Ridge Deposit Adding To The Existing Resource and Strong Metallurgical Recovery Results

May 3, 2022

Jim Grieg, President of Benchmark Metals (TSX.V:BNCH – OCTQX:BNCHF) joins us to recap the recent round of drill results from the Dukes Ridge Deposit on the Lawyer’s Gold and Silver Project in the Golden Horseshoe of BC. The headline hole, Hole 22, intersected 57 meters of 2.52g/t gold equivalent and was drilled just outside the existing resource shell (see Figure 1 posted below). 


Jim first recaps the location of this hole and how recent drilling has expanded on the Dukes Ridge Deposit. Also important from the drilling this year is the Company is seeing the Dukes Ridge Deposit connecting to the Cliff Creek Deposit (the largest of all deposits on the Property). These results will be included in the upcoming updated Resource Estimate which is still on track for this month.


There was also some metallurgical results announced last week with 93% gold recoveries and 65% silver recoveries.


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Figure 1: Long-section at the Dukes Ridge Zone showing gold and silver results from a series of drill holes.