2018-7-10 The Witwatersrand (locally the Rand or, less commonly, the Reef) is a 56-kilometre-long (35 mi), north-facing scarp in South Africa.It consists of a hard, erosion-resistant quartzite metamorphic rock, over which several north-flowing rivers form waterfalls, which account for the name Witwatersrand, meaning "ridge of white waters"
2018-7-19 Self-walk through an open-air museum. Main Street Mall runs along the heart of Johannesburg’s corporate mining district. It's home to the offices of some of the world’s largest mining companies and along the street is a very informative outdoor museum that portrays the history and legacy of mining in South Africa.
Maps - Johannesburg (South Africa) – Gold mining belt Witwatersrand - Diercke International Atlas. Johannesburg (South Africa) – Gold mining belt Witwatersrand The map gives an overview of the ethnic, social and economic differentiation in the Witwatersrand Region, with the metropolis of Johannesburg at its heart.
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The gold mines of Johannesburg make South Africa world leader in gold production . Witwatersrand Gold Rush - Wikipedia The gold rush saw massive development of Johannesburg and the Witwatersrand, and the area remains the prime metropolitan area of South Africa. One consequence of the gold rush was the construction of the first