Marathon Project
Country Canada 
Province Ontario
Close to Marathon
Latitude / Longitude 49 N 50 / 86 W 26
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Risk and valuation analysis of the Marathon Project
Status Risk : Advanced discovery
Country Risk : Very Low
Title(s) of the Marathon Project
Marathon PGM Corporation
Owner: 100%
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Location of the Marathon Project
The Marathon Project is located about 10 km north of the town of Marathon, Ontario, Canada. The town of Marathon is adjacent to the Trans-Canada Highway on the northeast shore of Lake Superior, approximately 300 km east of the city of Thunder Bay. The Marathon Project benefits from excellent location and access to well developed transportation infrastructure.
History of the Marathon Project
Anaconda Canada explored the Project during the 1960’s and drilled over 36,000 metres in exploration and definition of copper mineralization. In 1985 Fleck Resources focused on the re-assaying of Anaconda’s drill core for PGM’s and completed another  more...
Geology of the Marathon Project
The Marathon deposit is located on the eastern margin of the Port Coldwell Complex, a Proterozoic layered basic intrusion. The palladium, platinum and copper mineralization occurs in the Two Duck Lake Gabbro. The known zones of significant mineraliza more...
Exploration and drilling
9/12/2013Marathon Trenching Adds 300m Strike-length to Mineralized Zo...
11/30/2010Stillwater Mining Company Completes Acquisition of Marathon ...
10/1/2010Barge Drilling Fills 100 m Gap in Centre of Leprechaun Gold ...
10/14/2009Identifies 1.1 km On-Strike Extension of PGM-Cu Mineralizati...
9/14/2009Announces Analyst Day at Marathon PGM-Cu Project
9/9/2009Marathon's Drilling Pushing New Boundaries
7/6/2009Project DFS Being Optimized
6/15/2009Completes Purchase of Bamoos Land Package
6/2/2009Better Metallurgy and Economics
3/26/2009Purchases Adjoining Mineralized Land Package from Benton
11/6/2008Project Receives Support from Pic River First Nation
1/28/2008Entering into Option and JV Agreement with Benton Resources ...
10/4/2006Step-out drilling extends Main Zone Mineralization to Southw...
Discoveries and Drilling Results
7/21/2010Hits 33.54 g/t (uncut) Gold Across 4 m (0.98 oz/ton uncut ac...
9/29/2009Wraps Up 2009 Campaign with 4.31 g/t PGM+Au and 0.19% Cu ove...
9/23/2009Drilling Program Hits High Grade Outside Pit Shell
7/29/2008Hits Thickest Ever Intersection of PGM-Cu Mineralization, 18...
6/5/2008Hits Second 100+ m Thick Section Of Mineralization On Marath...
5/16/2008Takes Up 88.79% of Discovery Shares and Extends Offer
10/24/2007reports final holes of 2007 campaign and hits thickest ever ...
7/26/2007Drilling intersects 14.6 g/t PGM and gold and 0.18% copper o...
4/18/2007drills 8 m of 3.1 g/t PGM+Au in W Zone
4/4/2007drilling continues to expand W and RD Zones
3/21/2007Drilling Expands High Grade W Zone and Establishes New Poten...
3/21/2007Drilling Expands High Grade W Zone and Establishes New Poten...
2/18/2007hits high-grade Palladium, Platinum and Rhodium in 2 holes, ...
9/22/2006High Grade Zone Grows Larger, 8m of 22.72 g/t PGM & Au
8/10/2006Hits More High-Grade, 6m of 23.51 g/t PGM & Au
7/28/2006Intersects 6m grading 4.99 g/t PGM & Au and 0.29% Cu in the ...
7/17/2006Discovers Additional PGM/Copper Zone
Data last updated on : 11/24/2010
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