Location 147
Location #147. Ball & Co Dam
Map 2

Lower Kawarau River Flat



Location #147. Ball & Co Dam. Lower Kawarau River Flat, downstream of Gibson Road, Manson Road - north side. Shown on the Ridland's map of 1890.

Still Standing


Construction Details

Unknown. Carrick gravels ?

Location Type


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Interested Parties

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Group Date Description
1 1890 - c1897 J R Ball and P M Paterson Details


The table below shows any historical notes about the location.

Note Date Short Description Note Text
2079 1890 General Notes John Rowe Ball and Peter Martin Paterson applied for a dam and mining licence at the foot of Templars Hill, north side. This dam may well have been location #147, and was shown on the Ridland's map of 1890. There is now no trace of the dam. For further details of J R Ball, see dwelling #68. For further details of P M Paterson, see dwelling #13.


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