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Mount Egerton State Gold Battery

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Blackhorse Lane, Mount Egerton VIC 3352

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  • State gold battery
  • Historic site
Stop by and take a look at the fascinating Mount Egerton State Gold Battery, established in 1912 on the site of the former Blackhorse Mine battery in Mount Egerton. 



Housed within a shed and enclosed by a security fence, the five head stamp battery has been restored and is occasionally open to the public for demonstrations. 



You can keep up to date with the Mount Egerton State Battery's open days, maintenance and information via the Mount Egerton Gold Battery Association Facebook page.



The Mount Egerton State Battery is one of six remaining state batteries in Victoria, the others being located at WedderburnCreswickMaldon, Bright and Rutherglen. 
 

SEE ALSO

PROSPECTORS AND MINERS ASSOCIATION VICTORIA


Established in 1980, the Prospectors and Miners Association of Victoria is a voluntary body created to protect the rights and opportunities of those who wish to prospect, fossick or mine in the State of Victoria, Australia.

You can support the PMAV in their fight to uphold these rights by becoming a member. You'll also gain access to exclusive publications, field days, prospecting tips, discounts and competitions.

Check out the PMAV website for more information.



 

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