Booklet, Macetown and Arrow Gorge; Department of Conservation; 2006; 0-478-14127...

Name/Title

Booklet, Macetown and Arrow Gorge

Edition

Third 2006

Maker

Department of Conservation

Maker Role

Publisher

About this object

Very detailed booklet describing how to get to Macetown either walking, mountain biking or 4WD.
Chapters cover, walking tracks and map; driving/biking guide, discovery of gold - the "Fox Hunt", journey to Macetown - key to self guided trail; gold in the Arrow river - alluvial mining sites; historic routes to Macetown; building the road.
What you will see at Macetown; town layout, relics of Macetown - key to self guided trail, history of Macetown.
What gold mining relics you will find in the Rich Burn; walking tracks and map; relics of the Rich Burn; gold from the ground - quartz mining; extracting the gold, how to pan for gold; protecting our heritage; care codes.

Medium and Materials

Paper
Cardboard

Measurements

H 210mm x W 150mm

Date Made

2006

Place Made

New Zealand, Otago, Dunedin

Publisher

Department of Conservation

Publication Date

2006

Publication Place

New Zealand, Otago, Dunedin

Subject and Association Keywords

Gold

Subject and Association Keywords

Goldmining

Subject and Association Keywords

Mining

Subject and Association Keywords

Printed & published material

Subject and Association Keywords

Queenstown/Lakes history

Credit Line

From the collection of the Cromwell Museum Library

Object Type

Book, history

ISBN/ISSN

0-478-14127-0

Object number

CR2018.019

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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