Historic gold trails of the Coromandel : being a guide for gentle travellers see...

Name/Title

Historic gold trails of the Coromandel : being a guide for gentle travellers seeking their pleasure amid the scenic shorelines and glorious goldfields of that historic and sun-blessed peninsula :

Maker

Nolan, Tony, 1923-2003

Maker Role

Author

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...and examining how fortunes were made in the wilderness amidst pioneering hardships and visitations of disaster concluding with a valuable account of methods to be used in discovering the peninsula's precious minerals & gemstones Contents: The bonanza country -- The story opens -- Footprints of man -- A flash of gold -- Winning the treasure -- King Kauri -- Pioneers and pioneering -- Thames to Coromandel -- Thames: past and present -- Kauaeranga Valley -- Totara Pa -- Tararu -- Te Puru. Waiomu -- Pohue -- Tapu -- Te Mata -- Waikawau -- Manaia -- Cioromandel gold -- Kennedy Bay -- Waikawau Bay -- Colville -- Port Charles -- Cape Colville -- Whangapoua -- Kuaotunu -- Whitianga -- Hot Water Beach -- Hahei -- Gumtown (Coroglen) -- Tairua -- Pauanui -- Hikuai to Waihi -- Whangamata -- Waihi Beach. Waitekauri -- Waikino -- Karangahake -- Mackaytown -- Paeroa -- Hikutaia-Maratoto -- Puriri -- Neavesville -- Omahu Valley -- Te Aroha -- Te Puke -- Gemstones and minerals -- Gold.

Date Made

1977

Publisher

Reed

Publication Place

Auckland

Subject and Association Keywords

Gold mines and mining -- New Zealand -- Thames-Coromandel District -- History

Subject and Association Keywords

Coromandel Peninsula (NZ) -- History

Subject and Association Keywords

Coromandel Peninsula (NZ) -- Guidebooks

Object Type

Book

ISBN/ISSN

0589010352:

Object number

2014.3.0762

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