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  • This expedition put an end to the hope, so long entertained, that it was possible to obtain a direct and practicable route for stock between Kimberley and Coolgardie gold-fields; and it also proved that, with the possible exception of small isolated patches, the desert traversed contained no auriferous country.
  • Not only in these lucky provinces, New South Wales and Victoria, where the auriferous deposits were revealed, but in every British colony of Australasia, all ordinary industry was left for the one exciting pursuit.
  • The idea is exploded that auriferous lodes necessarily improve in value with depth.
  • Some have the potential to be from auriferous mineralization in vuggy silica around the top and sides of the porphyry.
  • The idea is exploded that auriferous lodes necessarily improve in value with depth.

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