Great Western Gold Mining Company

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Great Western Gold Mining Company
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Town Ballarat
Street Nightingale Lead
Known dates 1859

The Great Western Gold Mining Company operated in Ballarat, <1859>.

Site[edit | edit source]

The mine was on the Nightingale Lead.[1]

Background[edit | edit source]

History[edit | edit source]

In May 1859 the mine advertised for a tender to supply firewood:

Great Western Gold Mining Company, Nightingale Lead. TENDERS are invited for a quantity of split firewood, four feet lengths, to be delivered on the claim. Tenders to be sent in on or before Monday, 2nd May. W. SMEDDLE, Secretary. Ballarat, 29th April.[1]

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References[edit | edit source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1859 'Advertising', The Star (Ballarat, Vic. : 1855 - 1864), 2 May, p. 4. , viewed 20 Dec 2018,

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