A summary of the hostory of the Thames / Hauraki goldfield, and general gold mining history in New Zealand. Historic photographs of Thames goldmining township, the Shotover and Caledonian Mine, Brian Boru hotel, Taipari's house, and Hauraki Mission Station.
Mining: Mining, process of extracting useful minerals from the surface of the Earth, including the seas. A mineral, with a few exceptions, is an inorganic substance occurring in nature that has a definite chemical composition and distinctive physical properties or molecular structure.
Mining is the extraction of valuable minerals or other geological materials from the earth, usually from an orebody, lode, vein, seam, reef or placer deposit.These deposits form a mineralized package that is of economic interest to the miner.
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The West Angelas open-pit iron ore mine in the Pilbara region of Western Australia is owned by Robe River Iron Associates, a joint venture of Rio Tinto (53%), Mitsui (33%), Nippon Steel (10.5%), and Sumitomo Metal Industries (3.5%).
Mining was Zimbabwe's leading industry in 2002, contributing 27% of export trade. The chief minerals were coal, gold, copper, nickel, tin, and clay, and Zimbabwe was a world leader in the production of lithium minerals, chrysotile asbestos, and ferrochromium, with more than half of the world's known chromium reserves.
Hardrock (Lode) Mining. The vast majority of current gold production comes from commercial hardrock mining operations. In these mines, the gold is extracted from the rock where it was originally deposited.
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Underground hard rock mining refers to various underground mining techniques used to excavate hard minerals, usually those containing metals such as ore containing gold, silver, iron, copper, zinc, nickel, tin and lead, but also involves using the same techniques for excavating ores of gems such as diamonds or rubies.
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