Picture of Captains Flat

Picture of the Lake George Mine Entrance at Captains Flat

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Captains Flat Tour - The Mine

Clay cocks and air cocks,
blow pipes and line,
These are some of the phrases
used in the mine.

I feel like a foreigner
each time they speak,
You see I'm a new chum,
been down just a week!

Bert Beros

First Boom
Town Boom
Middle Years
On Again
Mining Life
The Mine
All Quiet
Then and Now
Public School


1. Poppet

2. Mine entrance

3. Mullock (waste)

4. Drive (tunnel)

5. Main shaft

6. Mullock pass

7. 5 ton skip

8. Stope

9. Grizzly

10. Ore chute

11. Tram

12. Production drive

13. Loading pass

14. Main ore body

15. Developmental drive

Content 2006 Gregory S. Davies
Content: 2006 Captains Flat Community Association
Site: www.captainsflat.org