Settlers cottage
Settlers cottage

Settlers cottage with farmer ploughing field in foreground

Spiral in action
Spiral in action

Separating heavy minerals & gold from bulk samples, exploration

3 head Jaques gold stamper
3 head Jaques gold stamper

shed progress update

exterior of shed
exterior of shed

Black & White image

Melba?
Melba?

Dame Nelly Melba visited Charters Towers

Unearthing relics
Unearthing relics

Whilst excavating for engine foundations, a run of clay gold crucibles were uncovered in the side of the hole. Old ground level shown.

Ruston & Hornsby arriving
Ruston & Hornsby arriving

Offloading the Ruston & Hornsby 6HR to the machinery shed.

Gold Panning lesson
Gold Panning lesson
In the shed
In the shed

Shed progress

External panning area
External panning area

Excursions/groups pan here

Goat racing
Goat racing

Goat races were a popular pastime.....

Theatre Royal
Theatre Royal

Travelling shows in Charters Towers

Gold miners tent
Gold miners tent

Early goldfields shelter

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IMG_2310
panning colour pic
panning colour pic
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IMG_2162

The Blue store

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IMG_2150

Going down the underlie

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IMG_2147

Bow Street 1890's

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IMG_1929

Settlers house 1890's

Plant's dam
Plant's dam

Old view looking over Plant's dam up towards Mosman Street

Collection of old Photos
Collection of old Photos

Charters Towers views

Old Pollard's store
Old Pollard's store

Stan Pollard's store in Gill st