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Collection Level Description: Agreements to purchase prospecting and mining rights in Winburg, South Africa

Reference: GB 0162 MSS.Afr.s.1661
Title: Agreements to purchase prospecting and mining rights in Winburg, South Africa
Dates of Creation: 1902
Extent: 1 box
Name of Creator: Unknown

Language of Material: English

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Scope and Content

Agreements to purchase prospecting rights and mining rights at Bluegum Farm, Winburg, Orange River Colony, South Africa.

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Listed as no. 1205 in Manuscript Collections in Rhodes House Library Oxford, Accessions 1978-1994 (Oxford, Bodleian Library, 1996).

Access Points

Bluegum Farm | South Africa

Mines and mineral resources | South Africa | Winburg

Prospecting | South Africa | Winburg

Orange River Colony | South Africa

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