Deposit 27 - Newcastle Coal Mining Company deposit

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Newcastle Coal Mining Company deposit


  • 1876 - 1946 (Creation)

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10.5 m

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(1877 - 1949)

Administrative history

The mining company was registered in New South Wales on 19 April 1877. The company owned Whitburn Colliery, and collieries at Merewether, Victoria Tunnels and Maitland District, Greta Seam. The company wound up voluntarily on 23 March 1949.

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Memorandum and articles of agreement, minutes, financial records, correspondence, account books of collieries, cargo and train books, annual reports and printed material.


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Researchers must sign an access agreement

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Entered from deposit description on 9 August 2011




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