Sluicing on the West Coast, [ca 1880s]
Reference Number: 1/2-044511-F
Six men recovering gold by washing out alluvials with high pressure water and passing them through a sluice on the West Coast. Taken by an unidentified photographer, circa 1880s.
1 image, related to West Coast Region, Gold mines and mining - New Zealand - West Coast Region and Sluices.
Heinz, William Frederick, 1900?-1976 :Photographs and negatives of gold mining and other facets of West Coast life, Reference Number PAColl-0372 (19 digitised items)
Extent: 1 b&w original negative(s) (copied from print returned to owner)Film negative. Single negative
Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted
Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures622. Gold mining. Sluicing(PFP-020476)
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