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The tin mining industry of Queensland-

E. Cecil Saint-Smith

The tin mining industry of Queensland-

Geology and mineral resources of the Cooktown district tinfields (Annan river, China Camp, mount Poverty, etc.) North Queensland, 1914 ...

by E. Cecil Saint-Smith

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Published by A.J. Cumming, Government Printer in Brisbane .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Australia,
  • Queensland.
    • Subjects:
    • Tin mines and mining -- Australia -- Queensland,
    • Geology -- Australia -- Queensland,
    • Geology, Economic

    • Edition Notes

      StatementBy E. Cecil Saint-Smith ...
      SeriesQueensland. Geological survey. Publication, no. 250, Publication (Geological Survey of Queensland) ;, no. 250.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQE344 .A19 no. 250
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 211, [1] p. incl. illus., tables, diagrs.
      Number of Pages211
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL252030M
      LC Control Numbergs 17000436
      OCLC/WorldCa26440664

      Environmental issues book now set text for mining industry 20 July The book, Environmental Management in the Australian Minerals and Energy Industries - Principles and Practices, was commissioned by the Australian Minerals and Energy Environment Foundation and its production was subsidised by both industry and government. When local government was enacted in for rural Queensland, Thornborough was chosen as the civic centre for the Woothakata division. Woothakata administered an area of o sq miles, including the tin-mining area at Stannary Hills and Irvinebank, which came to prominence in the s.

      List of tin mines in Australia Use the tools below to search for mines, quarries & sites. You can combine all inputs, e.g. just searching by name, or by combining with other search parameters. The Herberton tin project in north Queensland could once again flourish as a major tin mine if things work out for Perth based Monto Minerals Limited. Mount Lindsay (TAS) The Mount Lindsay tin mining project on the West Coast of Tasmania has been defined as having one .

      Visit us at to find out about health and safety requirements for Queensland's mining industry.. Emergency. In case of a mine emergency, please use the following contact numbers. Mines Inspectorate: 07 (use only in emergencies - for incident reporting, call the region’s incident reporting contact number as listed below). Treasurer Tim Nicholls is optimistic about the Queensland mining industry. Credit: Glenn Hunt The decade-long boom, which helped prop up both the Queensland and Western Australia economies, has.


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