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LIGHT MINE / Kuaotunu « Crosson Architects

This house is an exploration of strong sculptural forms referencing the mine shafts of the long-abandoned gold mines within the surrounds of the once wealthy historical gold mining town. Here, the shafts are inverted, mining the sunshine and starlight, extending into the sky as opposed to the earth.

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Charleston Argus Newspapers of New Zealand

"Charleston and its newspaper appeared as the direct and immediate result of a major gold discovery in 1867, about 30km south of Westport on the West Coast. The well-produced bi-weekly was subsequently renamed Charleston Herald and Mining Reporter by Charles Mirfin, who later became editor of the Inangahua Herald.

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Gold Mining in South Carolina. Where to Prospect.

Chesterfield County has had extensive gold mining since the early 1800's. For placer mining, based on the name, Nugget Creek might be a good place to start prospecting. Saluda County lies within the Carolina Slate Belt, and has several gold mines and placer locations. Check the Little Saluda River and its

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Papers Past Newspapers New Zealand Herald 25 July

The Chairman laid there had been no former resolution—this was the first meeting of the new company.—Mr. Howard moved, "That 2000 shares should be given to Kelly's in lieu of 1000."—Seconded by Mr. Crombie.—Mr. Ralph Keesing did not see that anything could be done in the matter until there was an application in writing from Kelly's

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Why Fox Hut offers the kind of getaway you Stuff.nz

Sep 19, 2020 · Fox Hut is very much reminiscent of the rich gold mining history on the West Coast, paying homage to the rustic cabins of ages past, with a modern upcycled twist, of

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Westport (New Zealand) Travel guide at Wikivoyage

Westport is the main town of the Buller District, in the northern part of the West Coast of the South Island of New Zealand.Westport has spectacular beaches at its back door, and the mighty Buller River, the largest river by volume in NZ, runs right beside the town.

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LIGHT MINE / Kuaotunu « Crosson Architects

This house is an exploration of strong sculptural forms referencing the mine shafts of the long-abandoned gold mines within the surrounds of the once wealthy historical gold mining town. Here, the shafts are inverted, mining the sunshine and starlight, extending into the sky as opposed to the earth.

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Charleston harbour, about 1880 West Coast places Te

In the 1870s and 1880s Charleston was a thriving gold-mining settlement. Access was difficult, and most people and goods arrived at the tiny port in Constant Bay. As in most mining towns, there were many hotels. The Ulster Hotel,on the waterfront (far left

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Hidden little gem! Mitchells Gully Goldmine, Charleston

Oct 25, 2020 · Mitchells Gully Goldmine Hidden little gem! See 67 traveller reviews, 81 candid photos, and great deals for Charleston, New Zealand, at Tripadvisor.

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[NEW ZEALAND] Photographs of the gold rush townships of

Came to New Zealand with mother and brother, arriving in Otago on Lyttelton 6 Sept 1880 lived in Dunedin for about 3 years, taking lessons in 1883 from painter George O'Brien (a fellow student was A. W. Walsh). Moved with his mother to Westport, took up school teaching and married Ida Charlotte Fair from Charleston.

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Charleston harbour, about 1880 West Coast places Te

In the 1870s and 1880s Charleston was a thriving gold-mining settlement. Access was difficult, and most people and goods arrived at the tiny port in Constant Bay. As in most mining towns, there were many hotels. The Ulster Hotel,on the waterfront (far left

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West Coast Te Ara Encyclopedia of New Zealand

Henry W. Harper, Letters from New Zealand, 18571911 being some account of life and work in the province of Canterbury, South Island. Christchurch Kiwi, 1999, pp. 167168 (originally published 1914). ›

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Hidden little gem! Mitchells Gully Goldmine, Charleston

Oct 25, 2020 · Mitchells Gully Goldmine Hidden little gem! See 67 traveller reviews, 81 candid photos, and great deals for Charleston, New Zealand, at Tripadvisor.

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NZ Fox Glacier to Charleston Diving Thoughts

Aug 05, 2009 · NZ Fox Glacier to Charleston. Posted on August 5, 2009 by Neil Hambleton. Tue 25 Nov We were up quite early and checked in with Fox Glacier Guiding about the glacier hike we'd got planned. As expected, it was off, partly because of the incessant rain, but mainly because the access road to the glacier had been washed away. It was founded

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One of the many tunnels to explore some even have glow

Mitchells Gully Goldmine, Charleston Picture One of the many tunnels to explore some even have glow worms! Check out Tripadvisor members' 270 candid photos and videos.

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Gold ore stock photo. Image of geological, sand, 1860s

A sample of gold ore from Charleston, New Zealand, where prospectors in the 1860s mined into the old beach sand. This unique deposit has fine particles of gold cemented into an iron-rich strata of sand.

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Westport New Zealand, Westport Travel, Tourism

Westport accommodation, things to do and travel information. Westport is a port town, located in northern West Coast, New Zealand. Westport attractions include the fur seal colony at Cape Foulwind and the Coaltown Museum. Westport activities including white water rafting, mountain biking, jet boating, four-wheel driving, hiking, horse trekking, surfing and much more.

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Charleston gold miners at work on their sluice box Brian

Caption. Charleston gold miners at work on their sluice box, all important in gold mining were three common factors gold, fall (in elevation, water (availability), most of the Charleston gold was in flour fine leads in the basin by the Nile River, and in a radius of three miles at depths of from six to twenty feet (Nelson Provincial Museum photo)

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Goldmining Dredges incl. Cromwell Gorge & Kawarau Hocken

NEW ZEALAND AIR FORCE; NEW ZEALAND ALPINE CLUB. Overseas Expeditions; NEW ZEALAND ANDES EXPEDITION; NEW ZEALAND ARMY. Otago Harbour Heads; South African War 1899-1902; NEW ZEALAND ATLAS 1976. Mapping Team; NEW ZEALAND BALLET COMPANY; NEW ZEALAND BOWLING TEAM; NEW ZEALAND COMPANY. Coat of Arms; NEW ZEALAND COURT of APPEAL; NEW ZEALAND

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goldmining at Charleston Brian Ryan Collection Kete

Tags goldmining, Charleston goldmining at Charleston by Trich Devescovi is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 New Zealand

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Great Coast Road West Coast, New Zealand

The main highway called The Great Coast Road between Westport and Greymouth has been named one of the Top 10 Coastal Drives in the world according to Lonely Planet.

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What to do in and around Westport West Coast, New Zealand

Charleston. 25 minutes on State Highway 6. Historical gold mining area where thousands of people lived in the gold rush era of the late 1800s. Hannah's shoe store started out here. Activities include Underworld Adventures. Johhny's Journey with Outwest Tours. Historic gold mine exploring. Constant Bay clifftop walk. Nile River Lagoon

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Sail with the dolphins in the crater of an extinct volcano on New Zealand's oldest gaffed rigged ketch and enjoy the wildlife of Akaroa Harbour up close. Relax and soak up the sun, sea and hills or take part as one of the crew. See Hectors dolphins, yellow-eyed and blue penguins, New Zealand fur seals, albatross and other sea birds.

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Mitchell's Gully Goldmine tunnels. Picture of Mitchells

Mitchells Gully Goldmine, Charleston Picture Mitchell's Gully Goldmine tunnels. Check out Tripadvisor members' 270 candid photos and videos.

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Black Sand Gold Plant For Sale Mine For Gold

The Black Sand Gold Mining Operation. Tables / Slurry Pump / Tractor / 9 suction-head Plank. The plank is moved forward by pulling on the near end and by a winding ratchet off an anchor at the tractor end. Move about 1 m / hr enough 3" pipe to allow max 13

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New Zealand locations within West Coast NZ Topo Map

New Zealand locations within West Coast. A.J. Stream, West Coast. A1 Creek, West Coast. A1 Gold Mine, West Coast. Abaft Gully, West Coast. Abandon Brook, West Coast

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West Coast Wonders Family Getaway The Road Trip New Zealand

Explore the wild rugged West Coast and enjoy all this spectacular landscape has to offer! We've put together a spectacular family getaway package for 2 adults + 2 children which includes our favourite West Coast family friendly experiences. We think []

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charleston new zealand definition of charleston new

Charleston is a village in the South Island of New Zealand located 30 km south of Westport.It was founded as a goldmining town after a major goldrush in 1867, and is now an adventure tourist village noted for its extensive limestone caves and caving experiences.

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Heritage Kawatiri Coastal Trail

The Kawatiri Coastal Trail links Westport to the historic town of Charleston. At its peak in 1868, during the gold rush, Charleston and the surrounding goldfield had a population of between 8,000 and 12,000. Charleston boasted 80 hotels, three banks, a library, post office, hospital and a fire brigade.

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Goldmining Hocken Snapshop

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