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Field's Find
Western Australia

Field's Find is in the Yalgoo Goldfield -located between Yalgoo and Paynes Find, approx 54km North West from Paynes Find
Discoverd by 3 prospectors - Tongue, Varley and Meyer in mid 1894. They didn't peg it and left, when they returned they were disappointed
to find James J Field and his partner George Woodley had pegged it.

Reccomended reading:- 

"Field's Gold" by Alex Palmer

The story of Field's Find and the Yalgoo Goldfields
pictures, maps and indexed
Published by Fremantle Arts Press 1981
ISBN 0909 144 45 1

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