Location 500
Location #500 - E McNulty Coal Mine
Map 6



Lower Shepherds Creek


Location #500 - E McNulty Coal Mine Lower Shepherds Creek, western side opposite the Pryde & Moore 'Kawarau' coal pit (#183)

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The workings have been destroyed over time. Some underground workings may still exist.

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1 1893 Edward McNulty Details


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Note Date Short Description Note Text
3563 1893 Mine location. Lower Shepherds Creek, on the western side, approx 1km upstream from the Kawarau River. Opposite the Pryde & Moore 'Kawarau Coal Pit' (location #183). This area now forms part of the picnic area in the Bannockburn Inlet of Lake Dunstan.
3564 1893 General notes. Very little is known about this mine. J C Parcell, in Heart of the Desert mentions : Edward McNulty was working his mine on the other side of Shepherds Creek to Pryde & Moore. Edward Evans applied for a lease in the same locality.


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