Lot 1416: STEWART RIVER GOLD DREDGING CO.
October 29, 2016
Brussels, BelgiumLive Auction
Description: 6 May 1910 ARIZONA. WINNIPEG. Shares of $1. black, gold seal. No 1574. Gold was found in Yukon's Stewart River sands in the 1880s. Hand production was good but stopped when richer deposits were found elsewhere. From the 1900s it was worth using a dredger to exploit these same sands, on a large-scale operation. Fine vignetteof the large dredger at work in the river.
Condition Report: VF-EF