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  • About Pilgrims Rest  SAVenues

    About Pilgrims Rest SAVenues

    Pilgrims Rest, Panorama Route. Pilgrim's Rest is situated on the magnificent Panorama Route on the eastern Escarpment region of the Mpumalanga province of South Africa. The entire town of Pilgrims rest has been declared a national monument. Here, visitors can relive the days of the old Transvaal gold

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  • Pilgrim's Rest, Mpumalanga

    Pilgrim's Rest, Mpumalanga

    Welcome to Pilgrim's Rest. Located in the Mpumalanga region of South Africa, Pilgrims Rest is a small town with a very colorful and exciting history. In 1873 the town and surrounding area was densely populated with prospectors all hoping to make their fortunes in the second of the Transvaal gold fields.

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  • Pilgrims Rest (Graskop)  2019 All You Need to Know Before

    Pilgrims Rest (Graskop) 2019 All You Need to Know Before

    Pilgrim's Rest is an interesting town which has maintained it's gold rush feel with all the corrugated iron buildings. Old gold mining town preserved pretty much as it was. Worth a stop off for an hours wander around and maybe a beer in the bar that used to be a church many moons ago. Get quick answers from Pilgrims Rest staff and past

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  • Pilgrim's Rest, Mpumalanga

    Pilgrim's Rest, Mpumalanga

    Welcome to Pilgrim's Rest. Located in the Mpumalanga region of South Africa, Pilgrims Rest is a small town with a very colorful and exciting history. In 1873 the town and surrounding area was densely populated with prospectors all hoping to make their fortunes in the second of the Transvaal gold fields.

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  • Pilgrims Rests gold mines to reopen  crown.co.za

    Pilgrims Rests gold mines to reopen crown.co.za

    So the first mine to come into production is the old Beta mine in Pilgrims Rest. It will cost about $12million for equipment needed to reopen it and Stonewall expects that the mine, once running, will produce a consistent 45 000 ounces of gold a year for a number of years to come.

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  • Pilgrim's Rest, Mpumalanga

    Pilgrim's Rest, Mpumalanga

    Pilgrims Rest (Afrikaans Pelgrimsrus) is a small museum town in the Mpumalanga province of South Africa which is protected as a provincial heritage site.It was the second of the Transvaal gold fields, attracting a rush of prospectors in 1873, soon after the MacMac diggings started some 5 kilometres (3.1 mi) away. Alluvial panning eventually gave way to deeper ore mining.

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  • Who's who of Pilgrim's Rest gold rush published

    Who's who of Pilgrim's Rest gold rush published

    With some 35 years experience, having lived in the historic gold mining village and worked for Pilgrims Rest Museum Services since 1982, there are few individuals as qualified to have

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  • Robinson Deep,  Gold Mine Near Johannesburg, South

    Robinson Deep, Gold Mine Near Johannesburg, South

    The Robinson Deep, Gold Mine is near Johannesburg, South Africa. The ore mined is composed of galena, pyrite and pyrrhotite.

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  • Pilgrim's Rest, Mpumalanga

    Pilgrim's Rest, Mpumalanga

    Pilgrims Rest (Afrikaans Pelgrimsrus) is a small museum town in the Mpumalanga province of South Africa which is protected as a provincial heritage site.It was the second of the Transvaal gold fields, attracting a rush of prospectors in 1873, soon after the MacMac diggings started some 5 kilometres (3.1 mi) away. Alluvial panning eventually gave way to deeper ore mining.

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    Pilgrim Rest South Africa Stock Photos amp; Pilgrim Rest

    Pilgrim's Rest gold mining village from the 1870 s is now a National Monument Mpumalanga South Africa. Shops in the former gold digger town Pilgrim's Rest, Mpumalanga, South Africa, Africa. South Africa Traditional Tradition Woman Portrait Ndebele Africa AmaNdebele Bantu people Matabele Pilgrim180;s Rest Colorful.

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  • Who's who of Pilgrim's Rest gold rush published

    Who's who of Pilgrim's Rest gold rush published

    With some 35 years experience, having lived in the historic gold mining village and worked for Pilgrims Rest Museum Services since 1982, there are few individuals as qualified to have

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  • Pilgrim's Rest History Pilgrims PilgrimsRest

    Pilgrim's Rest History Pilgrims PilgrimsRest

    The history of the Pilgrim's Rest gold fields dates back to ancient times when unknown miners worked the quartz reefs for gold. Alec quot;Wheelbarrowquot; Patterson struck it rich in a small stream, later named Pilgrim's Creek. The news sparked off the biggest gold rush of the time and in January 1874 some 1,500 diggers were working about 4,000 claims in and around Pilgrim's Creek.

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  • Pilgrim's Rest Sightseeing Pilgrim's Rest Pilgrims

    Pilgrim's Rest Sightseeing Pilgrim's Rest Pilgrims

    Things to see in Uptown and Downtown Pilgrim's Rest village include various museums, memorials, shops, pubs, churches and cemetry. All the buildings in the village have some hisoric value that date back to the days of the gold rush. Most of the sightseeing can be dome on foot and tickets to the museums can be purchased from the Information Centre.

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  • The historical village of Pilgrims Rest  The Panorama Route

    The historical village of Pilgrims Rest The Panorama Route

    This company was listed on the London Stock Exchange, and became the first listed gold mining company in South Africa. Pilgrims Rest was the location of an emergency mint during the second AngloBoer War, and this mint struck the famous and extremely rare Veldpond.

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  • Pilgrim's Rest Accommodation  Information

    Pilgrim's Rest Accommodation Information

    Mining in Pilgrim's Rest went on until 1971 when the Beta Mine was closed down, however Transvaal Gold Mining Estates opened again in 1999. Today there is active gold mining in the hills around Pilgrim's Rest. In 1972 Pilgrim's Rest was bought by the government, and the entire town was declared a National Monument in 1986.

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    pilgrim s rest gold mine ewags

    pilgrim s rest gold mines to be revived mountainboards. Introduction Pilgrim's Rest's gold mines to re open Crown PublicationsThere was a major swindle in Pilgrim's Rest when government attempted to cancel existing leases.Pilgrims Rest Mpumalanga The Travelling CameraApr 12, 2018 The Transvaal Gold Mining Estate was the original large mine, and this Beta Mine was closed, and in 1974, Barlow

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  • Pilgrims Rest Photo Gallery page  Pilgrims Rest history

    Pilgrims Rest Photo Gallery page Pilgrims Rest history

    This page deals with the history of Pilgrims Rest in Mpumalanga South Africa, including historical photos of Pilgrims Rest and further information on the Pilgrims Rest Diggers and the 1873 gold rush. Evidence of mine diggings at Pilgrim's Rest goes back to ancient times when unknown people worked the gold bearing quartz reefs for this precious

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    pilgrim's rest digger's gold mine vriendenbordet.be

    Pilgrim's Rest Hotels South African Hotels. On 22nd September 1873 Pilgrim's Rest was officially proclaimed a gold field and The diggers called this unique South African town Pilgrim's Rest because here, just north of Pilgrim's Rest, built in 1915 by Transvaal Gold Mining Estates,

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  • Gold Mining Companies Working In The Sabie Pilgrim S Rest Area

    Gold Mining Companies Working In The Sabie Pilgrim S Rest Area

    pilgrim rest gold mine perkinspreschool. 1392017183; gold mining at Pilgrim's Rest ceased in 1972. In 1974 mining company Barlow Rand sold Pilgrim's Rest to the Transvaal Sabie, Pilgrim's Rest, living conditions in gold mines in south africa.

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  • Spooky ghost tours of Pilgrim's Rest  Getaway Magazine

    Spooky ghost tours of Pilgrim's Rest Getaway Magazine

    Nov 25, 20110183;32;A ghost tour is a novel way to experience an old favourite the historic gold mining village of Pilgrims Rest on Mpumalangas Panorama Route. Whaaats that? shrieked the last person leaving the room as the door of a teak wardrobe creaked open by itself in a bedroom at Alanglade House, the grand doublestorey home built in 1915 for the mine manager which is now a museum.

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  • Royal Hotel Pilgrims

    Royal Hotel Pilgrims

    Hotel Pilgrims Rest. Winding roads and mountain passes lead to the historic and unspoiled gold mining village of Pilgrims Rest. Here the atmosphere of the town has been successfully preserved, where gold was discovered over a century ago. We offer a unique experience for a tired traveller.

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  • Things To Do in Pilgrims Rest  SAVenues

    Things To Do in Pilgrims Rest SAVenues

    Museums. Alanglade House Museum. Stay? Pilgrims Rest Accommodation Located just north of the village and build in 1915 by Transvaal Gold Mining Estates, Alanglade was the residence of the mine manager until 1972 when the last mine

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  • Old Gold Mine Town a Treasure of a Tourist Site  Review

    Old Gold Mine Town a Treasure of a Tourist Site Review

    Jul 03, 20150183;32;Pilgrims Rest Old Gold Mine Town a Treasure of a Tourist Site See 632 traveler reviews, 383 candid photos, and great deals for Graskop, South Africa, at TripAdvisor.

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  • The 3 best places in Pilgrims Rest, Mpumalanga  Best

    The 3 best places in Pilgrims Rest, Mpumalanga Best

    The origins of the name are unclear, however, a popular story goes that a prospector who had found gold shouted The pilgrim is at rest and the name Pilgrims Rest stuck. Pilgrims Rest lies on the Panorama Route, a breathtakingly beautiful ramble that begins in Nelspruit to the south and ends in Hoedspruit, near to the Kruger National Park.

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  • Pilgrim's Rest History Pilgrims PilgrimsRest

    Pilgrim's Rest History Pilgrims PilgrimsRest

    The history of the Pilgrim's Rest gold fields dates back to ancient times when unknown miners worked the quartz reefs for gold. Alec quot;Wheelbarrowquot; Patterson struck it rich in a small stream, later named Pilgrim's Creek. The news sparked off the biggest gold rush of the time and in January 1874 some 1,500 diggers were working about 4,000 claims in and around Pilgrim's Creek.

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  • Alec quot;Wheelbarrowquot; Patterson and the Pilgrim' Rest gold rush

    Alec quot;Wheelbarrowquot; Patterson and the Pilgrim' Rest gold rush

    Apr 17, 20140183;32;The area, which became known as Pilgrims Rest, was officially proclaimed a gold field on September 22, 1873, causing a huge gold rush, far bigger than that of Sabie, In less than a year 1,500 diggers were working 4,000 claims.

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  • The best 10 Gold Mines in Mpumalanga 2019  Africa

    The best 10 Gold Mines in Mpumalanga 2019 Africa

    Find Gold Mines in Mpumalanga and get directions and maps for local businesses in Africa. List of best Gold Mines in Mpumalanga of 2019. Home gt; Gold Mines gt; Address Poeniekrams Plaas, Pilgrim's Rest, 1290, South Africa, Mpumalanga. See full address and map. Categories Gold Mines.

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  • Pilgrims Rest  Pilgrims Rest history  Pilgrims Rest

    Pilgrims Rest Pilgrims Rest history Pilgrims Rest

    After nearly 100 years, gold mining at Pilgrims Rest ceased in 1972, but there is conjecture that mining will be opened up again. Some of the Characters of Pilgrims Rest and the gold rush . When history and a story such as the Pilgrims Rest gold rush is narrated, there have to be references to people and characters who contributed to the making

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  • Gold Mining History, left to rot away.  Review of

    Gold Mining History, left to rot away. Review of

    Pilgrim's rest is a welcome sight after a half hour of twisting turns up the mountain. Once a gold mining town, abandoned and now turned a tourist haunt, it is definitely worth a half day of your time. Be careful where you park; I earned a car wash and a guy looking to be paid

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    Pilgrims Rest Pilgrims Rest history Pilgrims Rest

    After nearly 100 years, gold mining at Pilgrims Rest ceased in 1972, but there is conjecture that mining will be opened up again. Some of the Characters of Pilgrims Rest and the gold rush . When history and a story such as the Pilgrims Rest gold rush is narrated, there have to be references to people and characters who contributed to the making

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