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Garden Gully Poppet Head : November 2013
Garden Gully Poppet Head : November 2013

Photographs supplied by Nancy Alford

Steel poppet legs and cairn mark the site of the Garden Gully United Goldmine, re-erected here in 1931 to act as a lookout. The mine produced 444,336 ounces of gold.

Location

Address:View Street, Camp Hill, Bendigo, 3550
State:VIC
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -36.756776
Long: 144.277405
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Structure
Monument Theme:Technology
Sub-Theme:Industry

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Saturday 4th April, 1931
Front Inscription

POPPET LEGS OF GARDEN GULLY UNITED GOLD MINING COY.
THIS MINE PRODUCED 444,336 OZS OF GOLD & PAID £1,050,848 IN DIVIDENDS.
DIRECTORS OF THE COMPANY WERE
DR.H.L.ATKINSON
I.E.DYASON
W.HUNTER
G.LANSELL
E.MUELLER
BENDIGO FIELD SINCE 1851 HAS PRODUCED 20.637, 223 OZS.
THESE LEGS WERE DONATED BY THE BENDIGO AMALGAMATED COY AND ERECTED ON THIS SITE BY  THE BENDIGO CITY COUNCIL AND  THE RELATIVES OF THE ABOVE DIRECTORS
APRIL 4TH 1931       W.H.TAYLOR 
                                   MAYOR

 

Source: VMR, MA
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