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Plan of mineral lands in Kapunda Mines District, South Australia [cartographic material] / F.H. Burslem, Surveyor, Rundle Street Adelaide, November 1846
Bib ID 4398797
Format MapMap, OnlineOnline
Author
Burslem, F.H
 
Online Versions
Scale Scale [ca. 1:31,680] (E 138°55'/S 34°20') 
Description Adelaide : F.H. Burslem, Surveyor, 1846 
1 map : col. ; 28.4 x 44.6 cm 
Series

Samuel Edward Roberts map collection ; no. 27A

Biography/History

Kapunda was a keystone in the early development of South Australia. Discovered in 1842 Kapunda can be considered the birthplace of Australia's commerical mining history. Mining dominated the town for more than thirty years.

Notes

Map showing numbered portions of land, and purchasers' names. Also features Hawkers Creek, Ross Creek and Allens Creek. Features legend showing purchasers, costs, no. of acres and capital.

"Novbr. 1846"

Also available online https://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-1898770092

National Library of Australia's copy 1 is more fully coloured than copy 2

Subjects Copper mines and mining -- South Australia -- Kapunda Region -- Maps.  |  Mines and mineral resources -- South Australia -- Kapunda Region -- Maps.  |  Kapunda Region (S.A.) -- Maps.
Time Coverage 1846 

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