Deposit Shakhskoje

Deposit Shakhskoje, stricken in 1936, is situated in Jagodninsky district in 75 kilometers from the village Jagodnoje and pertaining to the south-eastern part of Jano-Kolymsky gold-field.The gold-ore mineralization is found in dyke and quartz-vein bodies, mainly in the north-west direction. The deads are vulcanic-terrigene sediments of Jurrassic and Triassic age. The possibility of this deposit development is also based on detection of industrial mineralization in the deads.

The inferred resources of the deposit Shakhskojemake up 70 tons of gold. Prospecting and evaluation works are planned.