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New Chum Line of Reef, 1875

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3087C/2

Scope and Contents

180 x 127 mm. A view looking down on to several mine workings, with the township of Golden Square in the distance. The different claims are identified in the key, with Lazarus’ crushing plant at the left. Quartz-crushing machines were used in Bendigo before anywhere else in Victoria, and on the New Chum Reef since 1855 (see Y3087C/5).


  • Creation: 1875


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Language of Materials


Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Fair condition.

Finding aid date

2014-07-25 15:31:52+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

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