Jardun Mine (Adit)

Approximately 1/2 kilometre West of Jardun Mill

Photos Taken August 2009

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This adit is part of the Jardun Mine and is located north-west of the original town-site along the water's edge and up into the bush.  No major hazards with the exception of some loose at the adit entrance.  Poor air quality was encountered in one drift that branched eastward from the main drift. 


 

Jack crossing the river

 

Dan heading across

 

Stop along the way

 

The Jardun West Adit

 

Wet

 

Jack on his way in

 

Dan entering mine

 

Jack ready to explore

 

Inside looking out

 


Staging for Miners

 
Mining Upward...and above


Old Ladders and Timber

 
Rock and Staging Supports

 
Dan climbing onto Staging

 
Jack climbing onto Staging

 
Jack exploring further into the mine

 
A real Bat Cave...check out the droppings!

 
Thank goodness for rubber boots

 
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