Legacy Minerals issued a clarification on its acquisition of the Mt Carrington Project, aiming to control a gold and copper district in northern New South Wales.

Chris Byrne, the company's CEO and managing director, emphasised the project's historical mining significance and potential for discoveries, citing proven drilling results with historical grades.

Legacy Minerals anticipates leveraging this acquisition for shareholder value, intensifying exploration efforts to unlock Tier 1 deposits within the 350km2 prospective area.