2 Oct: Dalradian Resources (TSX:DNA; AIM:DALR) has released results of step-out surface drilling at its Curraghinalt gold deposit that indicate continuity of some of its resource veins some 400 m to the west. Wide-spaced drilling intersected 1.98 m oat a grade of 32.54 g/t gold from the 106-16 vein in hole 17-CT-427 and 0.94 m at a grade of 30.89 g/t gold from the T17 vein in hole 17-CT-428.
The company is drilling 30,000 m from surface with five rigs turning.
Also, as part of its 10,000 m in-fill programme, drilling from underground intersected highlights of 1.21 m at a grade of 76.22 g/t gold from the No.1 vein in hole 17-CT-415 and 1.51 m at 41.04 g/t gold from the 106-16 vein in hole 17-CT-424. True thicknesses are roughly 80% of down-hole widths.