Kromdraai Gold Mine

Kromdraai Gold Mine – Gauteng Tourism Authority

Gold is central to the history of Gauteng and it was only as recently as 1886 that the city of Johannesburg was founded, mainly due to the vast amounts of gold to be found in the area. One of the oldest gold mines in the province, the Kromdraai Gold Mine, is an interesting place to visit for anyone looking to learn more about Gauteng’s gold rush history. Only a 40-minute drive north of ...

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The Kromdraai Gold Mine is situated only 40 minutes’ drive from the Johannesburg city centre, right within the UNESCO World Heritage Site of the Cradle of Humankind. This mine is significant for many reasons, not least of them being that its establishment actually preceded the gold rush (1886), as gold was discovered in it in 1881.

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Kromdraai Gold Mine: Joburg starts here The gold mine is on a private farm and is the first and richest mine of Johannesburg. It is in its original state and a visit is a great experience because nothing has changed and owner Gavin is an excellent guide with vast knowledge for the keen visitor.

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The Kromdraai Gold Mine situated in the Cradle of Humankind area was one of the first gold mines on the Witwatersrand (the Johannesburg area today) and is situated in an unspoilt rural setting about 40 minutes drive from O.R.Tambo International airport and 20 minutes from Johannesburg city.

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As one of the oldest gold mines in the province, the Kromdraai Gold Mine is a great attraction for visitors to learn more about traditional mining methods, the history of this industry and its contribution to local economy and culture.

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Hotels near Kromdraai Gold Mine: (5.99 km) The Crystal Rose Lodge & Spa (6.87 km) Cradle Valley Guesthouse (6.45 km) Sibani Lodge (6.99 km) Cradle Lodge (6.69 km) Avianto; View all hotels near Kromdraai Gold Mine on Tripadvisor

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Kromdraai Gold Mine, Cradle of Humankind World Heritage Site: See 19 reviews, articles, and 28 photos of Kromdraai Gold Mine, ranked No.4 on Tripadvisor among 4 attractions in Cradle of Humankind World Heritage Site.

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The Kromdraai Gold Mine situated in the Cradle of Humankind area was one of the first gold mines on the Witwatersrand (the Johannesburg area today) and is situated in an unspoilt rural setting about 40 minutes drive from O.R.Tambo International airport and 20 minutes from Johannesburg city.

Kromdraai Gold Mine - What's on in Joburg

As one of the oldest gold mines in the province, the Kromdraai Gold Mine is a great attraction for visitors to learn more about traditional mining methods, the history of this industry and its contribution to local economy and culture.

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Hotels near Kromdraai Gold Mine: (5.99 km) The Crystal Rose Lodge & Spa (6.87 km) Cradle Valley Guesthouse (6.45 km) Sibani Lodge (6.99 km) Cradle Lodge (6.69 km) Avianto; View all hotels near Kromdraai Gold Mine on Tripadvisor

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Geology. Here the Black Reef Formation is mined. See Witwatersrand: for more info. Description. The Old Kromdraai Gold Mine is one of the first gold mines on the Witwatersrand. It is located on Ridge Farm, which also has a contempory art gallery, a chapel, and the Diggers Trading Post.

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Kromdraai Gold Mine Tour. About. One of the oldest gold mines in the province, the Kromdraai Gold Mine (est. 1881) is a great attraction for visitors to learn more about the gold rush history of Gauteng.

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The old Kromdraai goldmine, one of the initial goldmines on the Witwatersrand, dates back to 1881 - some time before Johannesburg’s gold reef was discovered - and provides hourly guided tours for those interested in the history and geology of the mine.

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The old Kromdraai goldmine, one of the initial goldmines on the Witwatersrand, dates back to 1881 - some time before Johannesburg’s gold reef was discovered - and provides hourly guided tours for those interested in the history and geology of the mine.

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Kromdraai/Johannesburg - A hand drill lying in the hillside tunnel of a 19th-century South African gold mine testifies to the back-breaking labour by black miners that built what was once the ...

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8/7/2011· 3D Laser Scan of the Kromdraai Gold Mine in the Cradle of Human Kind, Gauteng, South Africa This was just a fun project in order to demonstrate the speed of the FARO Focus3D Laser Scanner and the ...

Witwatersrand Gold Rush - Wikipedia

Explorer and prospector Jan Gerrit Bantjes (1840-1914) was the first and original discoverer of a Witwatersrand gold reef in June 1884 having prospected the area since the early 1880s, as well as co-operating the Kromdraai Gold Mine in 1883 to the NW of present-day Johannesburg together with his partner Johannes Stephanus Minnaar in an area ...

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Explorer and prospector af (Jan Gerritze Bantjes) (1840-1914) was the first and original discoverer of the Witwatersrand gold reef in June 1884 having prospected the area since the early 1880s, as well as operating the Kromdraai Gold Mine from 1881 to the NW of present-day Johannesburg together with his partner Johannes Stephanus Minnaar in an area known today as "The Cradle of Humankind".

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Kromdraai Gold Mine, Ibis Ridge farm, Kromdraai valley, Krugersdorp, West Rand District (West Rand), Gauteng, South Africa : Old gold mine, now a tourist mine. Gold was discovered here in Kromdraai in 1881 (5 years before the main reef was discovered in Johannesburg). The mine …

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For more recent history of South Africa's Gold Rush era ... tour the small but fascinating Old Kromdraai Gold Mine, one of the country's oldest mines begun in 1881. Frankly, ...

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The Kromdraai Mine was the second, after Blaauwbank Mine, to be operational close to the Main Reef of the Witwatersrand Supergroup (Viljoen and Reimold, 2002). Download : Download full-size image; Fig. 4. Entrance to Kromdraai Gold Mine, Krugersdorp.

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