Heemskirk Tin Project

The Heemskirk Tin Project lies in exploration licence EL18/2011, on the west coast of Tasmania (Figure 2). MinRex has now held its Heemskirk Tin Project since 2012 and has been successful in identifying a number of the old tin workings, dating from the 1870’s-1880’s, and has collected a total of 129 stream sediment concentrate samples, 99 rock chip samples and 78 soil samples, for a total of 306 samples, in a search for large low-grade, or smaller, high to medium-grade tin deposits (Figure 1).