Historical information

Shows the Ararat district's rich mining history.

Physical description

Black and White photo of five miners digging in a pit at Malay Gully, Mafeking. Three of the men are named George Peirbox, Serio Kitchell and Sam Osman. The sides of the pit are supported by horizontal logs.

Inscriptions & markings

Label on front: Malay Gully, George Peirbox, Serio Kitchell, Sam Osman 1901-2 donated by Mr E Osman 1971. On back of photo: Property of E. Osman housemover and contractor ph 477 Ararat, donated by E. Osman Malay Gully Mafeking down from Browing Claim.