Corporate entry Lal Lal Iron Mining Co (1874 - ?)
- Metallurgy and Mineralogy or mining
The Lal Lal Iron Mining Company was formed in 1874 after the liquidation of the Victoria Iron Company. It was located in the vicinity of the Victorian town of Ballarat. The company set up an iron ore quarry and smelting works, which at its peak employed 160 men. Charcoal from local timber, brown coal from the area and Ballarat coke were all used as fuel for the smelting process.
1873 - 1874 Victoria Iron Company
1874 - ? Lal Lal Iron Mining Co
- Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering, Technology in Australia 1788-1988, Online edn, Australian Science and Technology Heritage Centre, Melbourne, 3 May 2000, http://www.austehc.unimelb.edu.au/tia/index_l.html. Details
Created: 1 August 2001, Last modified: 16 March 2006
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