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View of the Globe Hill Mine, near Reefton, Inangahua County, [ca 1910]

Reference Number: 1/2-001895-G

View of the Globe Hill Mine near Inangahua, photographed by William Archer Price circa 1910. Shows the old Globe shaft.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Building portraits and Postcard, related to Globe Hill Mine, Globe Hill and Gold mines and mining - New Zealand - West Coast Region.

Part of:
Price, William Archer, d 1948 :Collection of post card negatives, Reference Number PAColl-3057 (1884 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original negative(s)Dry plate glass negative 4.5 x 6.5 inches. Horizontal imageSingle negative

Historical Notes: The old Globe shaft became known as the Progress Mines Ltd 'A' shaft after Consolidated Goldfields of NZ took over and combined the Globe and Progesss mines in 1896. It was about 200m from the Progress or 'B' shaft seen in 1/2-001894. The old underground mines were being opencast by Oceana Gold Ltd in 2007.

Conditions governing access to original: Partial restriction - Negatives are not available for viewing. Surrogate copies will be provided.

Citation: Any publication must be accompanied by the credit "Price Collection, Alexander Turnbull Library".

Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures59. Inangahua Co. Globe Hill(PFP-029372)

Inscriptions: Inscribed - Photographer's title on negative - bottom centre: Globe Hill. [No.] 292E

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