TASMANIA. LAUNCESTON/MOINA. Shares of 5s. black. No 292. A tin mine located at the south-east of the township of Moina. Discovered in 1893 and with regular production of tin, wolfram and bismuth from 1907 to 1918. In 1919, a fire destroyed the milling plant and the mine closed down. The New Shepherd & MurphyMining Co. was est. 1922 and erected a new mill. The shaft levels were not unwatered and operations ceased in 1924.
Themes: MINES (no coal, gold, silver)
Date: 15 November 1923
Startprice: € 40