Forbes Rhodesia Syndicate Ltd

Forbes Rhodesia Syndicate Ltd

Forbes Rhodesia Syndicate Ltd was registered 21 February 1895 in London. In 1903, it floated the Dumbleton Gold Mining Co Ltd.

It was reconstructed under the same name in Rhodesia 8 March 1906 to acquire licences and rights granted to volunteers and others in Mashonaland and Matabeleland. In 1908 the undertaking of the Rhodesia Tributing Syndicate Ltd.

By 1911, the company owned three town stands in Bulawayo (one with house erected), and shares in mining companies and interests in mining claims in Victoria, Selukwe, Balla Balla and Bulawayo. A five stamp Chilian mill and cyanide plant were erected on the Veracity Mine.

References

  • Mining Year Book 1911

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