Location #508 - Coal Mine Prospecting Shaft On the ridge between Pigroot and Long Alex Gullies. There are many sink holes on the ridge, and one of these may be location #508.
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|1||1887||William Richard Parcell (1) and Evan Jones||Details|
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|3594||1887||General notes.||William Richard Parcell (1) and Evan Jones sunk a prospecting shaft on the ridge between Pigroot and Long Alex gullies, overlooking Shepherds Gully. They struck coal in the shaft and as a result moved down from the ridge to Long Alex gully. Here they opened up a mine on the southern side of this gully. This mine was location #380.|
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