Location #226. Bannockburn Coal Mine. Shepherds Creek, in western slope of terrace between Smith's and Parcell's Gullies.
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|1||1868 - 1897||Unknown||Details|
|2||1902 - 1906||Bannockburn and Cromwell Colliery Company (possibly)||Details|
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|Note||Date||Short Description||Note Text|
|2544||1868 - 1897 ?||General note.||Mentioned in the NZGS 94 (NZ Geological Survey) but may not be reliable. Total output 25,861 tons, but not sure what period this covered.|
|2545||1868||Location of the mine.||Shepherds Creek, in the western slope of the terrace about 5m above the Bannockburn-Nevis Road. Situated approx 500m south of Smith's Gully Road intersection.|
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|Image Id||Source||Date||Short Description|
|796||Paul Crump - Bannockburn||2002||Lawrence's Sand Tunnel (two adits).||View Image|
|797||Paul Crump - Bannockburn||2002||Bannockburn Coal Mine - location #226, and Lawrence's Sand Tunnel - location #225A||View Image|