SHEEP CREEK Kootenays, British Columbia

Property type: Gold claims and placer mines for sale

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Placer Gold Claim for Sale $2400


BC placer tenure 1096287. Located 5.6 km southeast of the Town of Salmo British Columbia. From Salmo, drive south on Airport Rd. for 5.5 km., turning left on Sheep Creek Rd. Continue for 4 km. directly to the site. The east side of the property contains the confluence of Sheep Creek and Annie Rooney Creek. The claim covers ~600 m. Of creek frontage on both the north and south banks of Sheep Creek and 450 m. of the east and west banks of Annie Rooney Creek. The claim centre is at Latitude 49.143680° Longitude -117.254220°.


The property is underlain by bedrock units described in the Black Rock showing, Minfile 082FSW006:

Bulletin 31: Geology of the Sheep Creek Camp

(From” It was placer gold in Sheep Creek, below the site of this mine, that attracted prospectors to the Salmo area of southern BC. Two prospectors, P.F. Horton and H.M. Billings, discovered and staked the HB in 1910 and immediately bonded it to the Consolidated Mining and Smelting Company in nearby Trail.”

Gold in bedrock units occurs upstream of the property, via numerous and well documented past producing mines, prospects and showings



Warning- This property is offered for mining purposes only and ownership of the title to it does not include ownership of the surface rights or the right to use the surface for residential or recreational purposes.

Asking $2400 for 100%. Financing is available with $500 down, no credit checks. A 10% discount is available to Seniors, Veterans, Military and Emergency Service/Frontline Workers.



Tel (250) 999-1221

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