Last Chance Mining Company

The Last Chance Mining Company was mining in Ballarat, <1859>.

Last Chance Mining Company
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Town Ballarat
Street Main Road
Known dates 1859

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The mine was at the rear of the Lord Nelson Hotel in Main Road, Ballarat.[1]

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In May 1859 called for tenders to erect machinery:

Quartz. Quartz. Quartz. TENDERS will be received at the claim of the Last Chance Mining Company, at the rear of the Lord Nelson Hotel, from persons willing to Erect Machinery for two quartz claims, on shares, or otherwise. Particulars as to area of ground, &c., can be ascertained on application at the claims. Ballarat, 28th April, 1859.[1]

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  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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