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A gold nugget weighting almost 185 pounds dug up in the Australian gold fields

Australia, 1857, zoomable map
06/09/1858
The "Welcome Nugget," found at Bakery Hill in Victoria weighed in at one hundred and eighty four pounds, nine ounces, and sixteen pennyweights.  Twenty-four men worked the claim and shared in the proceeds of the 2, 195 ounces of pure gold it yielded.  (By John Osborne)
Source Citation: 
"Great Gold Nuggets," Natural Science News, May 4, 1895, 53. 

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