Primefact Number: 569    Edition: First edition    Released/reviewed: 01 Feb 2007

The gold in the Hill End district occurs in quartz veins generally parallel to the bedding in a sequence of slate and greywacke (sandstone); alluvial deposits are also common along the Turon and Macquarie Rivers and other major streams.

This Primefact provides a history of mining in the Hill End area.


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569 Hill End gold deposits - Full version 01 Feb 2007  217.4 KB