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Photograph - Sluicing the River Bed, by A.J. Campbell, Upper Yarra, Victoria, 1895 Image Reg. No: MM 70071

Image taken by A.J. Campbell on a Christmas trip to the 'Yarra Track'. The image is part of a Photograph album containing 181 black and white and sepia toned photographs taken by A.J. Campbell, ornithologist, during field trips to various parts of Australia. One of two albums covering these trips [see also HT 15824]
Description Of Content:
A group of men operating a sluice in a rocky river.
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from Museum Victoria Natural Science
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 148 mm (Height), 199 mm (Width)

More information

Tagged with: dredges, miners, sluices, water wheels
Themes this item is part of: A.J. Campbell Collection, Archibald James Campbell, Naturalist (1853-1929), Engineering Collection
Primary Classification: MINING & METALLURGY
Secondary Classification: Extraction - Alluvial Gold
Tertiary Classification: sluicing
Original Caption: Sluicing the river bed.
Format: Photograph: Black & White; See Dimensions
Place & Date Depicted: Upper Yarra, Yarra Valley, Victoria, Australia, 1895
Creator: Archibald Campbell, 1895

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