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In London's shivering Christmas thousands saw the pantomimes, King of the
Golden Seas at the Surrey playhouse, The Orange Tree and the King of the
Golden Mines at Sadler's Wells, and some of them would spend the next
Christmas at ...
The former government geologist, Alfred Selwyn, had once predicted that buried
rivers of gold lay beneath the golden wheat and basalt bedrock, and in 1872 a
golden river was found near Spring Hill. Loughlin and Bailey rode in their buggy
To the end of 1915 they paid £25,500,000 in dividends, of which half came from
four wonderful mines — Great Boulder, Ivanhoe, Golden Horseshoe and Great
Fingall. The Golden Mile dominated the dividends and ten of its mines, plus the ...
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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