Centurion Mines Corp., 285 W. North Temple, and Crown Resources Corp., Denver, are involved in a large-scale joint venture gold exploration program on Centurion's properties in Utah.

Ten of the planned 43 holes have been drilled and the remainder should be drilled by the end of 1990. Holes are being drilled at Lion Hill and Jackson Ridge and will be moved later to the North Oquirrh properties and to the Tintic Mining District.The number of drill holes may be increased if exploration results are favorable.