About this objectblack and white & pale blue lithograph of the Defiance Gold Mining Co - Defiance Lead Sebastopol. Shows and overall picture of the working mine & the interior of the Puddling machine house. Lists the names of working shareholders & those of sleeping shareholders. Co Registered in 1860 with the first strike in July 1862 and paid first dividends August 1862. The highest dividend of 140 pounds per share was paid in May 1863. The pictures on lower half show section 1 of underground workings and section 2 being continuation to the left of section 1. H. Lewis was Secretary and Manager of the company. H. Beggs the Treasurer.
Place MadeBallarat (Ballaarat)
MeasurementsH 69.3 cm, B 59.7 cm
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