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Negative - Men Posing With Gold Trophy Outside the Long Tunnel Mine, Walhalla, Victoria, circa 1875 Image Reg. No: MM 001172

Description Of Content:
Men posing with gold trophy outside the Long Tunnel Mine.
Acquisition Information:
Copied from Edgar Bartrop, 1985
Acknowledgement:
The Biggest Family Album of Australia, Museum Victoria
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: advertising, gold, miners, mines, mining equipment, monuments, trophies, workers, sculpture
Themes this item is part of: Images & Image Making Collection, The Biggest Family Album in Australia Collection
Primary Classification: MINING & METALLURGY
Secondary Classification: Extraction - Gold
Organisations Depicted: Long Tunnel Mine
Format: Negative: Black & White; 35 mm
Place & Date Depicted: Walhalla, Gippsland, Victoria, Australia, circa 1875

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Greg Hansford Posted on 04 Dec 2010 1:44 AM
Ramsay Thomson mine manager of the Long Tunnel in foreground with white hat. Frederick Cranch Tricks to the right of the column with white suit.
jill dwyer Posted on 29 May 2012 3:46 PM
Have an original picture from this negative, passed down via a step-relationship with Frederick Cranch Tricks. Our pic is labelled 1886 which ties in with the dates on the pole,the last one being 1885. So 1886 is a more likely date than c1875 for this item.

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