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Photograph - by A.J. Campbell, Lerderderg Gorge, Victoria, circa 1890 Image Reg. No: MM 70024

Description Of Content:
Two miners in the Lerderderg Gorge. The one on the left is operating a cradle while the one on the right is using a shovel, possibly to put rock into the pan behind him.
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from Museum Victoria Natural Science
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 11.5 cm (Height), 19 cm (Width)

More information

Tagged with: gold panning, gorges, miners, mining cradles, sluices
Themes this item is part of: Archibald James Campbell, Naturalist (1853-1929), A.J. Campbell Collection, Engineering Collection
Primary Classification: MINING & METALLURGY
Secondary Classification: Extraction - Alluvial Gold
Tertiary Classification: cradles
Original Caption: Sluicing the Lerderderg Bed
Format: Photograph: Black & White; See Dimensions
Place & Date Depicted: Lerderderg Gorge, Victoria, Australia, circa 1890
Creator: Archibald Campbell, circa 1890

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