Hargraves sentence example
- Hargraves, a gold-miner from California.
- The slates of the Silurian have been bent into folds, and saddle reefs occur along the axis of the folds, as at Hargraves.
- The first discovery of gold in mining quantities was made by Hargraves in 1851, at the junction of Lewis Ponds and Summerhill Creek, in what was called the Ophir Diggings, near Bathurst.
- Gold was discovered at Summerhill Creek, near Bathurst, in February 1851, by Edward Hammond Hargraves; and at the end of June the first shipment, valued at L3500, left Sydney.