Apr 13, 2019

Towers mining model a window to another era

Towers mining model a window to another era Museum volunteers Garry Watson and Ian Fishbourne with parts of the plate glass model in Charters Towers.

It is a unique insight to the ground beneath the gold city of Charters Towers, passed down from an era before computer modelling. A 1930s plate glass model of the ore bodies and workings of the area has been taken out of storage and is set to be restored to its former glory. The broken…

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