kromdraai gold mine

kromdraai gold mine

Gold Mine tours Johannesburg  130 years of Johannesburg's

Gold Mine tours Johannesburg 130 years of Johannesburg's

Kromdraai Gold Mine Gold discovered by Johannes Stephanus Minnaar and became the first government gold mining concession on what was later to be known as the Witwatersrand. At this gold mine we do take a tour inside the historical mine along the incline shaft.

Kromdraai Gold Mine  Cradle of Humankind World Heritage

Kromdraai Gold Mine Cradle of Humankind World Heritage

Kromdraai Gold Mine, Cradle of Humankind World Heritage Site See 19 reviews, articles, and 28 photos of Kromdraai Gold Mine, ranked No.4 on Tripadvisor among 4 attractions in Cradle of Humankind World Heritage Site.

Kromdraai Gold Mine, Ibis Ridge farm, Kromdraai valley

Kromdraai Gold Mine, Ibis Ridge farm, Kromdraai valley

Kromdraai Gold Mine, Ibis Ridge farm, Kromdraai valley, Krugersdorp, West Rand District (West Rand), Gauteng, South Africa Old gold mine, now a tourist mine. Gold was discovered here in Kromdraai in 1881 (5 years before the main reef was discovered in Johannesburg). The mine

Kromdraai Gold Mine  What's on in Joburg

Kromdraai Gold Mine What's on in Joburg

Mar 11, 20160183;32;Venue R540, Kromdraai. As one of the oldest gold mines in the province, the Kromdraai Gold Mine is a great attraction for visitors to learn more about traditional mining methods, the history of this industry and its contribution to local economy and culture.

SA gold mining continues its terminal decline  IOL

SA gold mining continues its terminal decline IOL

Jul 08, 20130183;32;SA gold mining continues its terminal decline. But even with basic tools and cheap labour, costs overran returns at the Kromdraai gold mine north of

Witwatersrand Gold Rush

Witwatersrand Gold Rush

Overview

The first discovery of gold in the region is recorded as being in 1852 in the Pardekraal farm by J.H. Davis, an English miner. He sold 163;600 of gold to the Transvaal Treasury and was subsequently ordered to leave the country. Another find by Pieter Jacob Marais was recorded in 1853 on the Jukskei River, but was subject to similar secrecy. Though there were smaller mining operations in the region, it wasnt until 1884 and the subsequent 1886 discovery at Langlaagte that the Witwatersrand gold rush got under way in e

Show Mines of South Africa Kromdraai Gold Mine

Show Mines of South Africa Kromdraai Gold Mine

Geology. Here the Black Reef Formation is mined. See Witwatersrand for more info. Description. The Old Kromdraai Gold Mine is one of the first gold mines on the Witwatersrand. It is located on Ridge Farm, which also has a contempory art gallery, a chapel, and the Diggers Trading Post.

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Johannesburg Adventure tours and things to do Embark

Commonly referred to as Joburg or Jozi, Johannesburg may very well be the city most representative of South Africa on the whole. Its neighborhoods are diverse, its cultural institutions are relevant

Witwatersrand Gold Rush  Infogalactic the planetary

Witwatersrand Gold Rush Infogalactic the planetary

Explorer and prospector af (Jan Gerritze Bantjes) (18401914) was the first and original discoverer of the Witwatersrand gold reef in June 1884 having prospected the area since the early 1880s, as well as operating the Kromdraai Gold Mine from 1881 to the NW of presentday Johannesburg together with his partner Johannes Stephanus Minnaar in an area known today as quot;The Cradle of Humankindquot;.

Kromdraai

Kromdraai

The old Kromdraai goldmine, one of the initial goldmines on the Witwatersrand, dates back to 1881 some time before Johannesburgs gold reef was discovered and provides hourly guided tours for those interested in the history and geology of the mine.

Kromdraai Gold Mine in Kromdraai, Gauteng

Kromdraai Gold Mine in Kromdraai, Gauteng

The Kromdraai Gold Mine is situated only 40 minutes drive from the Johannesburg city centre, right within the UNESCO World Heritage Site of the Cradle of Humankind. This mine is significant for many reasons, not least of them being that its establishment actually preceded the gold rush (1886), as gold was discovered in it in 1881.

Show Mines of South Africa Kromdraai Gold Mine

Show Mines of South Africa Kromdraai Gold Mine

Geology. Here the Black Reef Formation is mined. See Witwatersrand for more info. Description. The Old Kromdraai Gold Mine is one of the first gold mines on the Witwatersrand. It is located on Ridge Farm, which also has a contempory art gallery, a chapel, and the Diggers Trading Post.

Kromdraai gold mine  Review of Kromdraai Gold Mine

Kromdraai gold mine Review of Kromdraai Gold Mine

Oct 13, 20190183;32;Kromdraai Gold Mine Kromdraai gold mine See 19 traveler reviews, 28 candid photos, and great deals for Cradle of Humankind World Heritage Site, South Africa, at Tripadvisor.

Old Kromdraai Gold Mine  Johannesburg, South Africa

Old Kromdraai Gold Mine Johannesburg, South Africa

One of the oldest goldmines open to the public in South Africa, the Old Kromdraai Gold Mine is located on the Witwatersrand and continues to provide guided tours with a sense of the realism (you actually go in to see an abandoned operation) and without the danger of true mining (you won't get quot;black lungquot;; oh wait, that's coal mining).

The 10 Best Restaurants Near Kromdraai Gold Mine

The 10 Best Restaurants Near Kromdraai Gold Mine

Restaurants near Kromdraai Gold Mine, Cradle of Humankind World Heritage Site on Tripadvisor Find traveller reviews and candid photos of dining near Kromdraai Gold Mine in Cradle of Humankind World Heritage Site, Gauteng.

Kromdraai Conservancy

Kromdraai Conservancy

Overview

It was established to protect the caves, old gold mines, fossil sites, trout farm and a game reserve in the area. The caves in the area, known as the Sterkfontein caves have an extensive number of fossils and dolomite caverns. A well known fossil site is also named Kromdraai and it, along with such sites as Sterkfontein, Coopers, Swartkrans and Plovers Lake form part of the conservancy. Part of the Kromdraai conservancy also falls within the Cradle of Humankind World Heritage Site, proclaimed by UNESCO in 1998.

Kromdraai Gold Mine  Cradle of Humankind World Heritage

Kromdraai Gold Mine Cradle of Humankind World Heritage

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Kromdraai Gold Mine information and photos

Kromdraai Gold Mine information and photos

The Kromdraai Gold Mine was one of the first gold mines on the Witwatersrand (the Johannesburg area today) and is situated in the serene Kromdraai valley in an unspoilt rural setting on a farm called Ibis Ridge about 60 minutes drive from Johannesburg International airport and 40 minutes from Johannesburg city.

Kromdraai Gold Mine  3D Laser Scan  YouTube

Kromdraai Gold Mine 3D Laser Scan YouTube

Jul 08, 20110183;32;3D Laser Scan of the Kromdraai Gold Mine in the Cradle of Human Kind, Gauteng, South Africa This was just a fun project in order to demonstrate the speed of the FARO Focus3D Laser Scanner and the

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Tours South AfricaJohannesburgKruger SafariSoweto

Kromdraai Gold Mine Tour. Kromdraai Gold Mine Tour. About. One of the oldest gold mines in the province, the Kromdraai Gold Mine (est. 1881) is a great attraction for visitors to learn more about the gold rush history of Gauteng. Enter the mine through a large hole in the side of a hill and learn about traditional mining methods, examine old

Kromdraai Gold Mine  Gauteng Tourism Authority

Kromdraai Gold Mine Gauteng Tourism Authority

Gold is central to the history of Gauteng and it was only as recently as 1886 that the city of Johannesburg was founded, mainly due to the vast amounts of gold to be found in the area. One of the oldest gold mines in the province, the Kromdraai Gold Mine, is an interesting place to visit for anyone looking to learn more about Gautengs gold rush history. Only a 40minute drive north of

Kromdraai

Kromdraai

The old Kromdraai goldmine, one of the initial goldmines on the Witwatersrand, dates back to 1881 some time before Johannesburgs gold reef was discovered and provides hourly guided tours for those interested in the history and geology of the mine.

Kromdraai Gold Mine (Cradle of Humankind World Heritage

Kromdraai Gold Mine (Cradle of Humankind World Heritage

Kromdraai Gold Mine, Cradle of Humankind World Heritage Site Hours, Address, Kromdraai Gold Mine Reviews 5/5

Kromdraai Gold Mine  What's on in Joburg

Kromdraai Gold Mine What's on in Joburg

Mar 11, 20160183;32;Venue R540, Kromdraai. As one of the oldest gold mines in the province, the Kromdraai Gold Mine is a great attraction for visitors to learn more about traditional mining methods, the history of this industry and its contribution to local economy and culture.

Kromdraai gold mine  Review of Kromdraai Gold Mine

Kromdraai gold mine Review of Kromdraai Gold Mine

Oct 13, 20190183;32;Kromdraai Gold Mine Kromdraai gold mine See 19 traveler reviews, 28 candid photos, and great deals for Cradle of Humankind World Heritage Site, South Africa, at Tripadvisor.

Kromdraai Gold Mine (Cradle of Humankind World Heritage

Kromdraai Gold Mine (Cradle of Humankind World Heritage

Oct 13, 20190183;32;Kromdraai Gold Mine, Cradle of Humankind World Heritage Site Hours, Address, Kromdraai Gold Mine Reviews 5/5

Witwatersrand Gold Rush

Witwatersrand Gold Rush

Explorer and prospector Jan Gerrit Bantjes (18401914) was the first and original discoverer of a Witwatersrand gold reef in June 1884 having prospected the area since the early 1880s, as well as cooperating the Kromdraai Gold Mine in 1883 to the NW of presentday Johannesburg together with his partner Johannes Stephanus Minnaar in an area

Kromdraai Gold Mine , Cradle of Humankind World Heritage Site

Kromdraai Gold Mine , Cradle of Humankind World Heritage Site

Kromdraai Gold Mine is located in Cradle of Humankind World Heritage Site. Make Kromdraai Gold Mine part of your personalized Cradle of Humankind World Heritage Site itinerary using our Cradle of Humankind World Heritage Site trip itinerary planner.

Witwatersrand Gold Rush  WikiMili, The Free Encyclopedia

Witwatersrand Gold Rush WikiMili, The Free Encyclopedia

Explorer and prospector Jan Gerrit Bantjes (18401914) was the first and original discoverer of a Witwatersrand gold reef in June 1884 having prospected the area since the early 1880s, as well as cooperating the Kromdraai Gold Mine in 1883 to the NW of presentday Johannesburg together with his partner Johannes Stephanus Minnaar in an area

Kromdraai Gold Mine , Cradle of Humankind World Heritage Site

Kromdraai Gold Mine , Cradle of Humankind World Heritage Site

Kromdraai Gold Mine is located in Cradle of Humankind World Heritage Site. Make Kromdraai Gold Mine part of your personalized Cradle of Humankind World Heritage Site itinerary using our Cradle of Humankind World Heritage Site trip itinerary planner.