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Photograph - Miner in Winding Cage, Berringa Mine, Berringa, Victoria, circa 1900 Reg. No: MM 114861
- Black and white image of a Miner in Winding Cage at Berringa Mine, circa 1900.
- Black and white silver gelatin photograph.
- Description Of Content:
- Miner in cage at top of the mine shaft at the Berringa Mine. The operator's 'code of signals' is nailed on a post next to the cage.
- Source: Museum Victoria
|Dimensions:||105 mm (Height), 154 mm (Width)|
|Tagged with:||workers, mining, signage, miners, mines, mining equipment, safety instructions|
|Themes this item is part of:||Images & Image Making Collection, Working Life & Trades Collection|
|Primary Classification:||MINING & METALLURGY|
|Secondary Classification:||Extraction - Gold|
|Inscriptions:||Hand written in grey pencil on back of photograph: '43199 / 40 / Berringa Mine'|
|Format:||Photograph: Black & White|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Berringa Mine, Berringa, Victoria, Australia, circa 1900|