Smelters at Mt. Lyell Mine, Near Queenstown, West Coast of Tasmania, Australia 1923By Remembering the Past Australia / August 12, 2020 / Australia / 0 Comments
Queenstown, Tasmania, Australia
This image is part of the Colonial Office photographic collection held at The National Archives UK.
The Mount Lyell Mining and Railway Company was a Tasmanian mining company formed on 29 March 1893, most commonly referred to as Mount Lyell. Mount Lyell was the dominant copper mining company of the West Coast from 1893 to 1994 and was based in Queenstown, Tasmania.
Showing the smelters at Mt. Lyell Mine, Near Queenstown, West Coast of Tasmania, Australia. Original photo published 1923.
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