Location 357
Location #357 - Gold Mine
Map 6



Lower Bannockburn Creek


Location #357 - Gold Mine Some underground working may still exist but the site is now under Lake Dunstan.

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Interested Parties

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Group Date Description
1 c1930s Harry Burrows Details


The table below shows any historical notes about the location.

Note Date Short Description Note Text
3239 c1930s Mine location. The mine was on the lower Bannockburn Creek, now the Bannockburn Inlet, Lake Dunstan, north of the boat ramp. The exact location has been destroyed by the lake-shore earthworks.
3240 c1930s General notes. Harry Burrows employed a number of men in this operation. The ground was both tunneled and sluiced. Water was supplied for sluicing from Joe Berry's dam (location #356). Charlie Scott recalls returns of around a ounce of gold per week.


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Image Id Source Date Short Description
773 Paul Crump - Bannockburn 2002 Bannockburn Inlet - looking east. View Image
1893 Mr Gordon Stewart - Bannockburn 1939 Harry Burrows and Peter the Goat. View Image