Journal Volume 20 – 2022

Journal of Australasian Mining History

Volume 20

October 2022



NIC HAYGARTH      1-14
‘Over hill and dale with an aching back’i: a history of the Adamsfield Track, south-western Tasmania.
KEN McQUEEN      15-36
A challenging ore deposit geometry: history of the Mount Claude-Round Hill silver mine, northwest Tasmania.
.NIC HAYGARTH      37-49
‘Many practical men deceived themselves’: the disastrous hydraulic gold craze in Tasmania 1893–1901.
ROSS BARNETT      50-72
Uncertain Enterprises: the experience of two gold dredging companies on the Clutha River above Cromwell, Otago, New Zealand.
PETER McCARTHY      75-85     
The 1853 Canadian Gully Nuggets, Ballarat, Victoria.
JUANITA KWOK      86-107
The Lambing Flat riots and the Chinese quest for compensation
Henry Roach: the Burra Burra Mine Captain and his family


IAN P. HODKINSON      130-140
Maurice Lyons, a Queensland mining entrepreneur: the early years
ROBIN McLACHLAN      141-147
A Klondike mystery: the secret of Graeber’s grave.


Margaret Lindsay Faull, Commemorating Coal Mining Worldwide: International museums.
heritage centres and sites related to coal mining,      148-149
Reviewer: Kenneth E. Jackson
Craig L. Stegman and Therese M. Stegman, Lodes of Gold: A Pictorial History of Mining in the
Cobar Goldfield,      150
Reviewer: Lyndon Megarrity
Richard Mazzucchelli, Fossicking Afar.      151
Reviewer: Ken McQueen
Geoffrey A. Randall, Outside Mines of the Broken Hill Area.      152-153
Reviewer: Robert Barnes

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