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Author Birrell, Ralph W. (Ralph Winter)

Title A new Bendigo : the story of the gold & silver mines of St. Arnaud / Ralph W. Birrell
Published Strathfieldsaye, Vic. : Ralph W. Birrell, 2008

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 MELB  994.58031 Bir/Nbt  AVAILABLE
Description iii, 257 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates, 1 folded leaf : illustrations (some color), maps, portraits ; 21 cm
Contents 1. The first five years of mining, 1855-1859 -- 2. Mining partnerships in the 1860s -- 3. Early company mining -- 4. Company development in the 1870s -- 5. The boom years of the 1880s -- 6. The unsuccessful mines, 1890-1916 -- 7. A successful mine, the Lord Nelson, 1890-1915 -- 8. After World War I -- Epilogue -- Appendix 1. Glossary of mining terms -- Appendix 2. Family stories
Notes Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Gold mines and mining -- Australia -- Victoria -- St. Arnaud (Vic.)
Gold mines and mining -- Australia -- Victoria -- St. Arnaud
St. Arnaud (Vic.) -- History
St. Arnaud Region (Vic.) -- History
ISBN 9780646488448
Other Titles A new Bendigo : the story of the gold and silver mines of St. Arnaud