Rising Sun gold dredge model; Taylor, Malcolm H; 2012; CR2012.081
Rising Sun gold dredge modelAbout this object
Model of the bucket dredge, the Rising Sun, which was operating in the Lowburn area of the Clutha river from approximately 1902 to 1923.
The original dredge was built by Mr F.W.Payne. This model was built by Malcolm H Taylor in 2012 and is displayed on a stand with a perspex cover. Labels giving information about the dredge are inside the cover as is a share certificate for shares in the company.
See: http://oldbannockburn.nz; or look up the 'Bannockburn History Project'
Model makerDate Made
H 620mm x L 340mm X W 350mm (approx)
From the Collection of the Cromwell MuseumObject Type
This object is from
Include tags such as place names, people, dates, events and colours. Use commas to separate multiple tags. e.g. Pablo Picasso, Madrid, red, 1930s.