Aston Bay

Website: www.astonbayholdings.com
Primary ticker: TSXV:BAY; OTCQB:ATBHF
Stage of development: Exploration
Primary minerals: Gold and Base Metals
Project to promote: Virginia Properties (Buckingham Gold Property)

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Aston Bay is exploring for gold and base metal deposits in Virginia, USA and Nunavut, Canada. The Company is led by CEO Thomas Ullrich with exploration directed by Chief Geologist David Broughton, along with the Company’s advisor, Don Taylor.
In 2018, Aston Bay acquired the exclusive rights to an integrated dataset over certain prospective private lands at the Blue Ridge Project, located in central Virginia. These lands are located within the Carolina slate belt gold deposits, as well as the copper-lead-zinc-gold-silver mineralized sedimentary and volcanic belt, type base metal deposits.
Aston Bay is 100% owner of 1,024,345-acres Aston Bay Property located on Somerset Island, Nunavut. With drill-confirmed presence of sediment-hosted copper and zinc mineralization.

Management Profile

Thomas Ullrich – CEO

Mr. Ullrich has over 20 years’ experience in mineral exploration and geoscience. He has been Chief Geologist North America for Antofagasta Minerals plc since 2011, investigating the region’s copper potential through extensive property evaluations and management of drill programs in Alaska and Canada. Prior to Antofagasta, he was Senior Geologist for Almaden Minerals, where he managed the drill program for the team’s discovery of the Ixtaca Ag-Au deposit in Mexico. Mr. Ullrich also established the Ar-Ar geochronology lab at the University of British Columbia and studied the Candelaria Cu-Au mine, Chile, while at Queen’s University. Mr. Ullrich is an Elected Director on the Board of the Association for Mineral Exploration BC.


What is your rationale for attending 121 Mining Investment?

Aston Bay is looking to continue to share its story and meet a new audience of investors and future partners for gold and base metals discoveries. With its new property and drill program in Virginia, Aston Bay has a new U.S. gold story to tell and introduce to its shareholder and the investing community.


What recent news would you like to highlight to investors attending?

Sep 6, 2019 – Aston Bay Signs Definitive Agreement for Strategic Property Surrounding its Buckingham Gold Project in Virginia, USA
Aug 21, 2019 – Aston Bay Commences Soil Sampling and Prospecting Program at its Buckingham Gold Property in Virginia, USA
Jun 27, 2019 – Aston Bay Adds 2.16 g/t Au over 18.07m and 1.90 g/t Au over 22.22m to Drill Results from its Buckingham Gold Property in Virginia, USA
Jun 5, 2019 – Aston Bay Drills 62.51 g/t Au over 1.39m and 35.61 g/t Au over 2.03m at its Buckingham Gold Property in Virginia, USA


What are your key goals for the next 3, 6 and 12 months?

3 Months:
Blue Ridge Properties:
– Timber lands deals signed (over 10,000 acres added)
– Additional agreements near completion with other landowners
Buckingham Gold Project (within Blue Ridge Property)
– Geochemical Program ongoing
– Expand program along 5km strike
– IP geophysics orientation surveys over mineralization followed by step out lines
– Drill targeting and drilling

6 Months:
Blue Ridge Properties:
Buckingham Gold Project (within Blue Ridge Property)
– Continued geochemcial and geophysical surveys along 5km gold-in-soil anomaly
– Continue and expand drilling
– Expand exploration along 15km gold-in-pan stream trend
– Exploration on new Pyrite Belt gold and Au-Cu-Zn VMS properties
Aston Bay Property
– Evaluate market
– Potential ground geophysics to improve targeting and drill program

12 Months:
Results, Exploration and Drilling at Blue Ridge Project and Aston Bay Property


What do you see as the key risks and challenges facing your company at the moment and how are you overcoming these?

With any project there is the normal geological and exploration risk, but Aston Bay has an experienced team to increase the odds of discovery and provide value to the investors.


In a sentence, what do you think makes your company such a compelling investment?

Exploration exposure to gold and base metals, led by a proven technical team in a safe and mining-friendly jurisdiction of North America.