The Lead-Zinc and Tungsten Properties of Canadian Exploration, Limited, Salmo, B. C; History of the Properties

CIM Bulletin, 1953


THE SALMO PROPERTIES of Canadian Exploration, Limited, comprise forty-one Crowngranted mineral claims situated on Iron mountain between Sheep creek ('On the north) and Lost creek, some eight miles southward from Salmo, in the Nelson mining division (see Figure 1). On these claims there are at present four operating mines. These are, from north to south, the Dodger, Feeney, and Emerald, all tungsten mines, and the Jersey, a lead-zinc mine, S:bout 7,000 feet south of the Dodger.
Keywords: Granite, Granites, Mine, Mines, Ore, Orebodies, Ores, Pend Oreille River, scheelite, skarn, tungsten, zinc, Tungsten