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Nov 11, 2013

Sandspring Completes US$148.5M Precious Metals Streaming Agreement with Silver Wheaton

Denver, Colorado - 11 November 2013 - Sandspring Resources Ltd. ("Sandspring" or the "Company") (TSX.V: SSP) is pleased to announce that it has entered into a precious metals purchase agreement with Silver Wheaton Corp. (TSX: SLW) (NYSE: SLW) ("Silver Wheaton") under which Silver Wheaton, through its wholly owned subsidiary, Silver Wheaton (Caymans) Ltd., will pay Sandspring upfront cash payments totaling US$148.5 million for 10% of the payable gold production from the Company's Toroparu Mine in Guyana S.A. (the "Toroparu Project").