Strongbow ExplorationInc. said on July 12 it completed the acquisition of the tin project andassociated mineral rights in Cornwall, U.K.
The company flagged the acquisition in March. The assets were bought from administration.
South Crofty has an active mine permit valid until 2071, subjectto certain planning conditions being addressed. The project has an NI 43-101 compliantmineral resource estimate of 1.66 million tonnes at 1.81% tin in the indicated categoryand some 740,000 tonnes at 1.91% tin in the inferred category.
The mine has seen production from near-surface copper mineralizationand deeper tin-only mineralization. Strongbow will focus on evaluating the tin-onlymineralization that occurs primarily at a depth of 400 meters.