Contextual History:History of Place:
Heritage Inventory History of Site:
GRAND RELIANCE PROSPECTING COMPANY.
RELIANCE PROSPECTING COMPANY (name used in the July 1859 report)
Location given as Warrens Lead, south of the Red Hill Co
06.1859:about to begin operations on an expensive scale; hope to solve the question of the location of the junction of the leads from Smythe's and Browne's.
07.1859: have contracted for a powerful engine and are expected to begin work soon.
08.1859: commenced work; their claim is bounded on the west by private allotment No. 1 Scarsdale.
09.1861 to 12.1861: recorded production of 268 ozs (or 8.336 kg).