THE MINING company exploring for precious metals in the Fermanagh countryside has reported “encouraging” results from its latest tests, and is now seeking to identify drilling sites. Karelian Diamond Resources PLC has been carrying out exploration in the county for several years now after previously being granted a licence to prospect in the Coonian and […]
Karelian Diamond Resources PLC has reported “encouraging” results from its latest tests.
Previous samples have indicated a high level of nickel, copper and platinum group metals in the local countryside.
Karelian has said so far its results have indicated the presence of nickel, copper and platinum group metals.
The test results indicate the presence of minerals relating to diamonds.
Fermanagh and Omagh District Council has requested a review of the entire system.
Digging could soon begin for diamonds in the area near Brookeborough
The proposed licence would cover Maguiresbridge, Tempo, Donagh, Roslea, Brookeborough and Fivemiletown.