Excelsior Gold Mining Comapny

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Excelsior Gold Mining Company
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Town Cape Clear
Known dates 1865
Google maps -37.804366, 143.613305

The Excelsior Gold Mining Company operated a mine near Cape Clear, Victoria, <1865>.

Site[edit | edit source]

The company operated a mine south of Cape Clear. The Bonzle Digital Atlas identifies the mine site at 37°48'15.7"S 143°36'47.9"E.[1]

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History[edit | edit source]

In June 1865 there was a brief report of progress at the mine:

The Excelsior Company is down 40 feet with a shaft in rock; the work is done by contract.[2]

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References[edit | edit source]

  1. Excelsior Mine, Bonzle Digital Atlas, http://bonzle.com/c/a?a=p&p=303724&c=1&x=143%2E61243&y=%2D37%2E80516&w=5000&mpsec=0
  2. 1865 'SPRINGDALLAH, PITFIELD, AND BULLDOG MINING INTELLIGENCE.', The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924), 29 June, p. 2. , viewed 24 Aug 2019, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article112887841

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