Barkerville Gold Mines Ltd. (TSXV:BGM) has poured its first gold dore bar from its Bonanza Ledge Mine at the Cariboo Gold Project. The project is located near Wells in central British Columbia.
As quoted in the press release:
The Bonanza Ledge was deemed a new discovery when it was first drilled in March, 2000 as the Company was exploring a separate high-grade historic gold target. From 2000 to 2014 the Company developed the mine from discovery through to receiving a NI 43-101 resource estimate; to completing a 13,000 wet tonne bulk sample in 2005; to receiving a positive pre-feasibility study in 2009; to obtaining Mines Act Permit M-238 to develop an open pit mine in December, 2011; to initiating production in March, 2014; to today’s first gold dore bar pour which had a total weight of 11,528 grams.