Gold and copper explorer Torrens Mining Limited (ASX: TRN) has released its quarterly activities report for the period to 30 September 2021, the third quarter since the company’s listing on the ASX in January 2021.
The focus during the quarter was completion of the first diamond drilling program at the Northwood Hill Gold Prospect, in central Vctoria. Drilling confirmed a highly encouraging gold system, with strong mineralisation intersected including 5.4m at 3.2g/t Au from 7.3m; 0.6m at 8.7g/t Au from 43.7m; 0.65m at 5g/t Au from 51.25m; 0.7m at 5.4g/t Au from 7.9m; and 0.5m at 10.1g/t Au from 19.5m.
At the Elizabeth Creek Copper Project in South Australia, Torrens and its partner received high-grade copper assay results from the first drill hole at the Emmie Bluff Deeps IOCG target. Intersects from hole DD21EB0018 included 4.69m at 1.01% Cu, 0.17g/t Au from 797.45m down-hole; 28.14m at 1.21% Cu, 0.37g/t Au from 810.79m down-hole; and 2.57m at 2.11% Cu, 0.30g/t Au from 842.03m down-hole.