Waste material being tipped from tub after being hauled out of the mine using a 'little tugger' air winch. The truck would freely run back down the gradient to be coupled with the Iemco rocker shovel again. The spoils were then shifted into a pile using a digger awaiting removal in bulk.

Approximately one hundred cubic meters was removed before rock head was encountered and the adit was completely cleared.

A twenty meter long steel tunnel was erected from the original entrance and covered over with earth.

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