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Mining Laws of the British Empire and of Foreign Countries

A set of thirteen publications initially published under the auspices of the Imperial Mineral Resources Bureau 1920-1925. Volumes for 1926-1931 were prepared by the Imperial Institute. The Imperial Mineral Resources Bureau was set up for the purposes of promoting the development of mineral resources of the British Empire. The IMRB Legal Committee recommended the preparation and publication of detailed accounts of the mining laws of the British Empire. The idea was that these volumes would contain all the information necessary for the prospector, the miner, the financier and their legal advisers. The aim was to start with the colonies and protectorates in tropical Africa. By volume three the policy had been changed and a focus on South Africa became desirable. After Volume III, the priority changed to the Overseas Dominions, Canada, Australia, British India and the Federated Malay States.

 

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1920
OX01
Mining laws of the British Empire and of foreign countries. Volume I. Nigeria Full entry
1920
OX02
Mining laws of the British Empire and of foreign countries. Volume II. West Africa (the Gold Coast, Ashanti, the Northern Territories and Sierra Leone) Full entry
1922
OX03/1
Mining laws of the British Empire and of foreign countries. Volume III. South Africa. Part 1: General principles applicable to South Africa: the Transvaal Full entry
1923
OX03/2
Mining laws of the British Empire and of foreign countries. Volume III. South Africa. Part 2: Swaziland Full entry
1926
OX03/3
Mining laws of the British Empire and of foreign countries. Volume III. South Africa. Part 3: Orange Free State Full entry
1922
OX04/1
Mining laws of the British Empire and of foreign countries. Volume IV. Canada. Part 1: British Columbia Full entry
1928
OX04/2
Mining laws of the British Empire and of foreign countries. Volume IV. Canada. Part 2: Ontario Full entry
1926
OX04/3
Mining laws of the British Empire and of foreign countries. Volume IV. Canada. Part 3: The Dominion Full entry
1929
OX05/1
Mining laws of the British Empire and of foreign countries. Volume V. Australia. Part 1: New South Wales Full entry
1924
OX05/2
Mining laws of the British Empire and of foreign countries. Volume V. Australia. Part 2: Victoria Full entry
 

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