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MOUNT HOGAN, ETHRIDGE GOLDFIELD, QUEENSLAND (24 September 2011)

contributed by JoanneKlein
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Mount Hogan Part of the Ethridge Goldfield (estab. 1869) in North Queensland. Illustration was used as part of a lecture at an art exhibition by Joanne Klein and Gordon Bailey on the life of Joe Bohringer in September 2011 in Charters Towers.

Fred Bagnall's (Charters Towers Historian) family lived at Mt. Hogan on the Ethridge Goldfield (began 1869), when Fred was a child (early 1900's). Mt. Hogan had a battery which was used by miner's of the district. Mt. Hogan lies between Gilberton and Christmas Hill Station near 60 Mile Creek.

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