Wentworth Main head-frame and winding-house in c1895

Wentworth Mine Head-frame and winding house

Wentworth Main head-frame and winding-house in c1895 from the South with substantial mullock heaps running North and West. The houses along the west side of the main road are some of the fourteen built by the Duke of Manchester in the mid-1880s.
Image courtesy Bismarck Bulletin, no.8, May 1935, 4.

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Gold Discovery

The Lucknow goldfield was discovered in 1851. The Wentworth Main Mine is located on the eastern side of Lucknow village. Visit this historic minng site, take a walking tour around the site and see the relics of past mining heritage and continue with tour of Lucknow historic village.