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Oxford Oil Company Purchased By Eclipse Resources

Thursday, June 27, 2013 by


STATE COLLEGE, Pa. — Eclipse Resources announced today that it has acquired The Oxford Oil Company, LLC, with approximately 184,000 net acres in Ohio.

Prior to the acquisition, Eclipse Resources owned approximately 41,000 net acres in Belmont, Guernsey, Monroe and Noble Counties in Ohio.

With the acquisition of Oxford, Eclipse Resources now owns approximately 90,000 net acres in these core Utica Shale counties, as well as in Harrison County, Ohio.

About Eclipse Resources

Eclipse Resources is a State College, Pennsylvania, based oil and gas company focused on the acquisition, exploration and development of unconventional oil and natural gas properties in the Appalachian Basin, including the Utica Shale and Marcellus Shale. The company was founded in 2011.

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