MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - Aug. 28, 2012) -
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Golden Share Mining Corporation ("Golden Share" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE:GSH) is pleased to announce the staking of additional claims on its Shebandowan project in Northwestern Ontario, Canada.
The recently staked area consists in two distinct blocks totaling 7 claims comprising 50 claim units covering 781 hectares and increases the total size of the project to 77 km² (or 7,703 hectares). Please see the attached figure or visit : http://www.goldenshare.ca.
The largest block secures an important part of the Pistol Lake - Band Ore trend ("PLBO") in the Hag Lake area. The far eastern bloc enlarges the property towards the East and provides better coverage of the mineralized extensions in the Band Ore area.
Proper compilation of historical works is in progress and an updated data base of results will be released shortly.
About the Shebandowan Gold Project (SGP)
The work of the past year on the SGP has opened up all targets :
- Pistol Lake Corridor : 3 km gold trend with an immediate 200 m extension of the JF West resource area to the east.
- Band Ore Main Corridor : 1.5 km gold trend confirmed with a new model of several sub parallel zones with recent 2012 drill intercepts of up to 18.27 g/t Au over 2.70 m.
- Conacher Corridor : 4 km gold trend on strike with Band Ore Zone No 4.
These developments greatly enhance the project and strengthen the potential for the delineation of a commercial gold deposit on the PLBO. Current data shows an inferred resource of 150,699 oz Au** on Pistol Lake's JF West zone (PLBO west end) and historical resources of 251,271 oz Au*** at Band Ore (PLBO east end).
The SGP is located 90 km west of Thunder Bay, north-western Ontario, in the Rainy River - Atikokan - Shebandowan emerging gold province where Osisko Mining Corporation is currently developing the 10.52 M oz Au Hammond Reef gold deposit 100 km to the West of the Company's project. The SGP is serviced by a railroad line, a high tension power line and the Trans-Canada highway all providing excellent infrastructure to the project.
About Golden Share Mining Corporation
Golden Share Mining Corporation is a Canadian-based mining exploration company developing a promising portfolio of properties in the greenstone belts of eastern Canada, namely in the Val d'Or-Malartic, Red Lake and Shebandowan areas.
Lake Shore Gold Corp., a Canadian emerging gold producer, holds a strategic 27.2%* interest in Golden Share which is led by a technically focused management team strengthened by an experienced board of directors and a proven advisory board including successful geologists Roy Corrans and Sethu Raman as well as seasoned financier Anthony Frizelle.
Golden Share's development strategy involves advancing a well balanced portfolio of gold properties in a politically stable environment with a history of gold endowment through systematic exploration, resource definition and acquisitions. Highlights of the current portfolio include:
- NI 43-101 and historical resources on Shebandowan Gold Play (150,699 oz Au Inferred** and 251,271 oz Au historical***),
- Past producing high grade Au-Ag Berens River Mine to be redeveloped,
- NI 43-101 compliant resources on Forsan (35,000 oz Au Inferred Resources****),
- New discoveries in the Cadillac break environment.
|* Lake Shore Gold Corp. acquired direct ownership of a total of 21.69 million common shares of Golden Share representing 19.9 per cent of the outstanding shares, as well as warrants to acquire an additional 10,845,000 common shares of Golden Share (representing 9 per cent of the outstanding shares on a partially diluted basis) at an exercise price of 20 cents per common share
|** 2,857,200 MT @ 1.64 g/t Au at 1.00 g/t Au cut off - established in 2010
|*** These estimates were executed prior to the introduction of National Instrument 43-101; hence they should be treated as historical data and therefore not be relied upon.
|**** 536,500 MT @ 2.03 g/t Au at 1.00 g/t Au cut off - established in 2009
Golden Share's exploration programs are executed under the supervision of Mrs. Laurence Huss, M.Sc., P. Geo., a « Qualified Person » as defined in National Instrument 43-101, and Vice-president Exploration of Golden Share. Philippe Giaro, P.Geo., President and CEO of Golden Share and Qualified Person for Golden Share, has reviewed and approved the content of this release.
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