Collingwood : a history of the area from earliest days to 1912 (Book, 1971) [WorldCat.org]
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Collingwood : a history of the area from earliest days to 1912

Author: J N W Newport
Publisher: Christchurch [N.Z.] : Printed at the Caxton Press, 1971.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: J N W Newport
OCLC Number: 379808
Description: 294 pages, [16] pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
Contents: The Europeans arrive --
The Maoris --
Collingwood 1855-1880 --
Early Goldfields --
Ferntown --
Collingwood 1881-1911 --
Rockville, Bainham, Kaituna --
Heaphy Track --
Gold mining companies --
Sawmilling & timber trade --
Farming & dairy industry --
Local body & social services --
Pakawau --
Farewell Spit --
Puponga coal --
The coastal route south from Collingwood --
Early Goldfields : Anatori --
First attempts at Quartz crushing, Taitapu --
Taitapu estates & Taitapu Estates & Taitapu battery --
Golden blocks --
West Wanganui inlet --
Flax milling & coal mining --
Roads & shipping at West Wanganui --
Mangarakau & Paturau --
Kahurangi Lighthouse --
Whales, fish, birds & animals.
Responsibility: J.N.W. Newport ; foreword by C.R. Barnicoat.

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