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British Broken Hill Mine.

THE FURNACES SHUT DOWN.

[per press association.]

Sydney, May 24.

At a meeting of the shareholders in the BritishVßroken HillJSilver Mining Company to-day7"it was stated that the furnaces at the mine had been shut down owing to a " creep " in the drive, and that practically it will be necessary to re-open the mine in another portion of the reef estimated to contain over 600,000 tons of the best ore, and 1,000,000 tons of the poorer class is in sight. The indebtedness of the Company is £16,000, and the London directors will be recommended to issue £100,000 worth of debentures for the purpose of opening up and further developing the mine.

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British Broken Hill Mine., Ashburton Guardian, Volume XIV, Issue 2434, 26 May 1890

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British Broken Hill Mine. Ashburton Guardian, Volume XIV, Issue 2434, 26 May 1890

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