Mining Weekly | Columnist: Digging Deep https://www.miningweekly.com/page/columnist-digging-deep Mon, 17 Jun 2019 20:56:22 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 A perspective on the colonialism debate https://www.miningweekly.com/article/a-perspective-on-the-colonialism-debate-2017-03-31 Jade Davenport DIGGING DEEP Fri, 31 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200 447431 1490623767 1490911200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Gold mining in Swaziland https://www.miningweekly.com/article/gold-mining-in-swaziland-2017-03-16 Jade Davenport DIGGING DEEP Fri, 24 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200 446613 1489746579 1490306400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Setting the record straight on discovery of diamonds https://www.miningweekly.com/article/setting-the-record-straight-on-the-discovery-of-diamonds-2017-02-24 Jade Davenport DIGGING DEEP Fri, 24 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +0200 443400 1487664764 1487887200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Who’s who of Pilgrim’s Rest gold rush published https://www.miningweekly.com/article/whos-who-of-pilgrims-rest-gold-rush-published-2017-01-27 Jade Davenport Digging Deep - Jade Davenport Fri, 27 Jan 2017 01:02:00 +0200 440358 1485238943 1485471720 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 A cateador’s hunt for gold in South America https://www.miningweekly.com/article/a-cateadors-hunt-for-gold-in-south-america-2016-12-16 Jade Davenport DIGGING DEEP Fri, 16 Dec 2016 00:00:00 +0200 437632 1481611553 1481839200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 The forgotten gold rush at the foot of Natal’s ‘Table Mountain’ https://www.miningweekly.com/article/the-forgotten-gold-rush-at-the-foot-of-natals-table-mountain-2016-12-02 Jade Davenport DIGGING DEEP Fri, 02 Dec 2016 00:00:00 +0200 436600 1480410070 1480629600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Peter Sutherland – SA’s first government geologist https://www.miningweekly.com/article/peter-sutherland-sas-first-government-geologist-2016-11-18 Jade Davenport DIGGING DEEP Fri, 18 Nov 2016 00:00:00 +0200 435129 1479133108 1479420000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 The father of South African geology https://www.miningweekly.com/article/the-father-of-south-african-geology-2016-10-21 Jade Davenport DIGGING DEEP Fri, 21 Oct 2016 00:00:00 +0200 431876 1476714151 1477000800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Photographing the industrial vernacular https://www.miningweekly.com/article/photographing-the-industrial-vernacular-2016-10-07 Jade Davenport DIGGING DEEP Fri, 07 Oct 2016 00:00:00 +0200 429837 1475565249 1475791200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Darwin’s visit to the Cape https://www.miningweekly.com/article/darwins-visit-to-the-cape-2016-09-09 Jade Davenport DIGGING DEEP Fri, 09 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0200 426406 1473149497 1473372000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Origins of the International Geological Congress https://www.miningweekly.com/article/origins-of-the-international-geological-congress-2016-08-26 Jade Davenport DIGGING DEEP Fri, 26 Aug 2016 00:00:00 +0200 424661 1471932902 1472162400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Brief history of 15th ICG, the first to be hosted in Africa https://www.miningweekly.com/article/brief-history-of-15th-icg-the-first-to-be-hosted-in-africa-2016-08-19 Jade Davenport DIGGING DEEP Fri, 19 Aug 2016 00:00:00 +0200 423671 1471332211 1471557600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 The first female pioneer of the Rand gold rush https://www.miningweekly.com/article/the-first-female-pioneer-of-the-rand-gold-rush-2016-07-29 Jade Davenport DIGGING DEEP Fri, 29 Jul 2016 00:00:00 +0200 421307 1469456246 1469743200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Rand goldfield: ‘Not worth hell room’ https://www.miningweekly.com/article/rand-goldfield-not-worth-hell-room-2016-07-15 Jade Davenport DIGGING DEEP Fri, 15 Jul 2016 00:00:00 +0200 419465 1468305694 1468533600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Second Oppenheimer gem https://www.miningweekly.com/article/the-second-oppenheimer-diamond-2016-07-01 Jade Davenport DIGGING DEEP Fri, 01 Jul 2016 00:00:00 +0200 417735 1467039113 1467324000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Mystery of the origins of the Oppenheimer Blue https://www.miningweekly.com/article/mystery-of-the-origins-of-the-oppenheimer-blue-2016-06-17 Jade Davenport DIGGING DEEP Fri, 17 Jun 2016 00:00:00 +0200 415731 1465812936 1466114400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 The statue that might have been https://www.miningweekly.com/article/the-statue-that-might-have-been-2016-06-03 Jade Davenport DIGGING DEEP Fri, 03 Jun 2016 00:00:00 +0200 413984 1464679479 1464904800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Joburg’s answer to the Statue of Liberty https://www.miningweekly.com/article/joburgs-answer-to-the-statue-of-liberty-2016-05-20 Jade Davenport DIGGING DEEP Fri, 20 May 2016 00:00:00 +0200 411819 1465380475 1463695200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 And the official discoverer is . . . https://www.miningweekly.com/article/and-the-official-discoverer-is--2016-05-06 Jade Davenport DIGGING DEEP Fri, 06 May 2016 00:00:00 +0200 410053 1461926236 1462485600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Just who discovered the Wits Main Reef Series? https://www.miningweekly.com/article/which-gerge-discovered-the-wits-main-reef-series-2016-04-14 Jade Davenport DIGGING DEEP Fri, 22 Apr 2016 00:00:00 +0200 408369 1461050765 1461276000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Reflecting on the long-destroyed Struben Monument https://www.miningweekly.com/article/reflecting-on-the-long-destroyed-struben-monument-2016-04-01 Jade Davenport DIGGING DEEP Fri, 01 Apr 2016 00:00:00 +0200 405826 1459234072 1459461600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 The Confidence of the Wits basin https://www.miningweekly.com/article/the-confidence-of-the-wits-basin-2016-03-15 Jade Davenport DIGGING DEEP Fri, 25 Mar 2016 00:00:00 +0200 404810 1458291440 1458856800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Fred Struben and Wits gold discovery https://www.miningweekly.com/article/fred-struben-and-wits-gold-discovery-2016-02-19 Jade Davenport DIGGING DEEP Fri, 26 Feb 2016 00:00:00 +0200 401794 1456208695 1456437600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 The when, how and by whom controversy of Wits gold discovery https://www.miningweekly.com/article/the-when-how-and-by-whom-controversy-of-wits-gold-discovery-2016-02-12 Jade Davenport DIGGING DEEP Fri, 12 Feb 2016 00:02:00 +0200 400175 1454941522 1455228120 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 History repeating itself as SA’s mining sector finds itself in turmoil https://www.miningweekly.com/article/history-repeating-itself-as-mining-sector-finds-itself-in-turmoil-2016-01-22 Jade Davenport DIGGING DEEP Fri, 22 Jan 2016 00:00:00 +0200 397789 1453191748 1453413600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 The fate of the Cullinan diamond https://www.miningweekly.com/article/the-fate-of-the-cullinan-diamond-2015-12-04-1 Jade Davenport DIGGING DEEP Fri, 04 Dec 2015 00:00:00 +0200 394673 1448893727 1449180000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 The slogan of the century https://www.miningweekly.com/article/the-slogan-of-the-century-2015-11-27 Jade Davenport DIGGING DEEP Fri, 27 Nov 2015 00:00:00 +0200 393819 1448346656 1448575200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Cullinan House up for sale https://www.miningweekly.com/article/cullinan-house-up-for-sale-2015-11-13 Jade Davenport DIGGING DEEP Fri, 13 Nov 2015 00:00:00 +0200 391905 1447074631 1447365600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 The Cullinan diamond mystery https://www.miningweekly.com/article/a-cullinan-diamond-mystery-2015-10-30 Jade Davenport DIGGING DEEP Fri, 30 Oct 2015 00:00:00 +0200 390158 1445930425 1446156000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 End of an era for iconic Rand Club https://www.miningweekly.com/article/end-of-an-era-for-iconic-rand-club-2015-10-16 Jade Davenport DIGGING DEEP Fri, 16 Oct 2015 00:00:00 +0200 388158 1444723574 1444946400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 A monument to SA’s first gold mining efforts https://www.miningweekly.com/article/monument-to-sas-first-gold-mining-efforts-2015-10-02 Jade Davenport DIGGING DEEP Fri, 02 Oct 2015 00:00:00 +0200 386357 1443507820 1443736800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0