Outback Goldfields

Eloro Resources Outlines Two Major New Target Areas at La Victoria Gold/Silver Property, Ancash, Peru

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - April 25, 2017) - Eloro Resources Ltd. (TSX VENTURE:ELO) (FRANKFURT:P2Q) ("Eloro") is pleased to announce further results from its on-going geological mapping and sampling program at its La Victoria Gold/Silver Property (the "Property") in Huandoval District, Pallasca Province, Ancash Department, Peru. As shown in Figure 1, this work has outlined two major new target areas in the north-central part of the Property known as Ccori Orcco. Target 1 is located approximately 1.5km east of San Markito while Target 2 is approximately 500m south of Target 1 and 1.5km east of Rufina (Figure 1). Figure 2 is a composite cross section for the San Markito-Ccori Orcco-Rufina areas showing the potential extent of the epithermal systems.

Both target areas in Ccori Orcco are at least 200m wide and extend for approximately 1 km along strike parallel to major NW-SE and NE-SW structures in the area. Mineralization is associated with hydrothermal (argillic and silicic) and supergene alteration in hydrothermal breccias associated with quartz feldspar porphyries ("QFP"). Preliminary sampling has been carried out in the area; results are pending.

Reinterpretation of historical Induced Polarization ("IP") data in the San Markito area shows a strong chargeability anomaly that coincides with the Ag-Au showings in mineralized breccias (Figure 1). The anomaly extends for at least 1250m North-South at depths from about 50 m to more than 200m, the maximum depth reached with the array that was used for the survey. The anomaly extends as far south as the last IP line. It is thus open to the South as well as to greater depth. The shape of the anomaly suggests elongation in a north or north-northwest direction, parallel to important structures that have been mapped at San Markito.

Tom Larsen, President and CEO of Eloro commented: "We have now outlined five major target areas at La Victoria. Two of these areas, Rufina and San Markito, are nearing final permit approval for diamond drilling which is expected to commence in June. Extension of the IP surveys to cover the new target areas in Ccori Orcco is planned to commence at the end of May as well as continuation of the successful mapping and sampling program. Reconnaissance work including a detailed magnetic survey will also be carried out on the new southern claim block."

Dr. Bill Pearson, Chief Technical Advisor for Eloro, added: "It is evident that there are multiple low to intermediate sulphidation epithermal systems on the La Victoria project. These systems appear to be controlled by major NW-SE trending faults with mineralization typically occurring at intersections of these faults with NE-SW trending structures as well as along intrusive-sedimentary contacts. The identification of QFP intrusives in the Ccori Orcco area is very positive as these intrusives are associated with major gold deposits elsewhere in the belt."

About Eloro Resources Ltd.

Eloro is an exploration and mine development company which holds a 100% undivided interest in the La Victoria Gold/Silver Project, located in the prolific North-Central Mineral Belt of Peru. The La Victoria Gold/Silver Project covers 80.4 square kilometres and is within 50 km of several large, low-cost producing gold mines, with three producers visible from the property. Infrastructure in the area is good with access to road, water, and electricity and is located at an altitude that ranges from 3,100m to 4,200m above sea level. Eloro also holds a portfolio of gold and base-metal properties in northern and western Quebec. For additional technical information on the La Victoria Project, the reader is referred to the NI 43-101 Technical Report on the La Victoria Au-Ag Property, Ancash, Peru filed under the Company's profile on SEDAR (www.sedar.com).

GET DAILY NEWS FLOW

Sign Up To Receive All Morning
News To Your Email Inbox

Please review our Disclaimer and Privacy Policy before subscribing.

Eloro Resources

Last Trade: C$4.44
Daily Change: -0.03 -0.67
Daily Volume: 137,920
Market Cap: C$267.730M
Eloro Resources’ First Drill Hole at the Iska Iska Project’s Central Breccia Pipe Encounters Multiple Mineralized Intercepts including 196 Grams Silver Equivalent/tonne (g Ag eq/t) over 56.2m and containing 343 g Ag eq/t
Eloro Resources reports 442 grams silver equivalent/tonne (Ag eq/t) over 166m including 1,092 g Ag eq/t (446 g Ag/t, 9.03%Pb and 1.16%Sn) over 56.2m in Continuous Channel Sampling of Santa Barbara Adit, Iska Iska Silver-Tin Polymetallic Project
Eloro Resources Provides Update on Iska Iska Silver-Tin Polymetallic Project, Potosi Department, Southern Bolivia
Eloro Resources Closes C$25 Million Bought Deal Financing
Eloro Resources Announces the Exercise in Full of the Bought Deal Financing Over-Allotment Option by the Underwriters
Eloro Resources Announces Filing of Preliminary Short Form Prospectus
Eloro Resources Announces Upsize to Previously Announced Bought Deal Financing to C$21.75 Million
Eloro Resources Announces C$12,900,000 Bought Deal Financing
Eloro Resources Continues to See Long Intercepts of Polymetallic Mineralization at the Santa Barbara Breccia Pipe, Potosi Department, Southern Bolivia
Eloro Resources Adds Second Rig to Accelerate the Diamond Drill Program at its Iska Iska Property, Potosi Department, Southern Bolivia
Eloro Resources Grants Stock Options
Eloro Resources Intersects 129.6 Grams Silver Equivalent per Tonne over 257.5m in Extensive Silver-Polymetallic Mineralization in Santa Barbara Breccia Pipe, at its Iska Iska Property, Potosi Department, Southern Bolivia

GOLD BULL RESOURCES (TSX.V: GBRC)

Gold Bull Resources

Gold Bull Resources is a gold focused mineral exploration company that strives to generate and advance high-reward project acquisitions in regions with proven mineral wealth. Gold Bull’s mission is to grow into a US focused mid-tier... LEARN MORE