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McCulloch sometimes sold and sometimes bought, and on one famous night he
played a game of euchre with a visitor to determine whether he would sell a one-
fourteenth interest for £120 or £200; the visitor won and paid £120 for a share ...
Oroya-Brownhill bought a mine in Nicaragua on Herbert Hoover's advice,
Hannan's Pty Ltd bought a tin mine in Cornwall, and Associated Northern Blocks
turned to Mexico. Great Boulder explored the old Magdala-cum-Moonlight at
Stawell in ...
At Port Kembla they bought the copper refinery and smelters from the Mount
Morgan company, the largest copper refinery in Australia. They bought control of
Metal Manufacturers and Austral Bronze and eventually made brass and copper
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The history of mining is central to Australian history, from the gold rushes of the 1860's which brought hundreds of thousand of immigrants, to the mountain ranges of iron ore and immense natural gas ... Read full review