Vancouver, BC, January 19,2017, Eastfield Resources Ltd. ("Eastfield") (TSX-V: ETF) would like to announce the completion of the sale of seven of its patented mining claims at Tonopah, Nevada to West Kirkland Mining Ltd. (TSX-V: WKM). These claims are adjacent to the mine development of the Three Hills Deposit owned by West Kirkland. Eastfield received a total compensation of $285,000 from West Kirkland.
Eastfield still owns 18 patented mining claims in the district that have good exploration potential for lode/vein gold/silver discovery. The Tonopah District was one of the largest silver districts in Nevada in the early 1900's.
Eastfield remains active on a number of fronts and maintains a property portfolio of mineral projects particularly sensitive to copper and gold. These projects include the 100% owned Zymo porphyry copper-gold porphyry located near Smithers, BC, the 100% owned Iron Lake copper-gold and PGM property located near 100 Mile House, BC the 100% owned Big Valley reconnaissance gold project located near Barkerville, BC., and the 100% owned Indata copper and gold property north of Fort St. James, BC.
Glen Garratt, P. Geo.,Director
Eastfield Resources Ltd.
Contact: (604) 681-7913 or Toll Free: 888-656-6611
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About Eastfield Resources:
Eastfield Resources is a well-funded Canadian mineral exploration company focused on the discovery of large gold and copper deposits with several highly prospective projects in British Columbia and in Nevada. Eastfield owns a 100% interest in seven mineral projects in British Columbia and one in the state of Nevada. The British Columbia projects are significant for copper with accessory precious metals while the Nevada project is specifically significant for gold and silver. Eastfield trades on the TSX Venture exchange under the symbol "ETF". For more information, please visit the company's website at www.eastfieldresources.com.