Bucket from a ladder dredge; Unknown maker; Unknown; CR2012.084

Name/Title

Bucket from a ladder dredge

About this object

Small ladder dredge bucket. This is one of many buckets that would have been attached to a continuous chain that was powered to scoop material from the bottom of the river and bring it to the surface to be deposited on the dredge for screening to remove the gold.

Maker

Unknown maker

Maker Role

Manufacturer

Date Made

Unknown

Period

1860's - 1930's

Place Made

Unknown

Medium and Materials

Processed metal, iron.

Inscription and Marks

None

Measurements

H 690mm x L 660mm x W 660mm

Subject and Association Keywords

Gold dredging

Subject and Association Keywords

Gold

Subject and Association Keywords

Goldmining

Credit Line

From the Collection of the Cromwell Museum

Object Type

Dredging equipment

Object number

CR2012.084

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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Tags
Gold
Mining

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