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I love living on the Coromandel Peninsula.
I love living on the Coromandel Peninsula.

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Broken Hills Goldmining Company, Tairua
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Visit Tairua Broken Hills Gold Mining Company From left William
Frater, Major Holgate, Richard Mitchelson, Alex Alison, William Blomfield, Hugh
Alison, Sir Edwin Mitchelson, Henry Thomson Gorrie, Henry Hopper ( AKA Harry )
Adams, other two...
Broken Hills Goldmining Company, Tairua
Broken Hills Goldmining Company, Tairua
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Early Polynesian Voyages to and from New Zealand and across Pacific
Vaka - photo courtesy Te Ara - Cook Islands Museum of Cultural Enterprise, Muri Rarotonga,  2017 When at
school, I was taught the" great fleet
scenario " It was enshrined in the learning culture  at school and throughout New Zealand. Great
pictures were con...
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Williamson Park reserve ,Whangamata, Coromandel Peninsula
Williamson Park  31 January 2009 - before the changes - photo courtesy Chris Ball "Cultural heritage is the legacy of physical
artefacts and intangible attributes of a group or society that are inherited
from past generations, maintained in the present and ...
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Williamson Park ,Whangamata, Coromandel Peninsula
Williamson Park  31 January 2009 - before the changes - photo courtesy Chris Ball "Cultural heritage is the legacy of physical
artefacts and intangible attributes of a group or society that are inherited
from past generations, maintained in the present and ...
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Thames - Scrip, stock brokers , gold , money and a goldfield
  August 2017 saw   a 150 year jubilee which marked when the
Thames Goldfields was opened and the township of Thames began. Thames in   1869, the year the Thames Stock Exchange formed. A bustling, noisy, dusty, gold mining
town which was expanding rapidly t...
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"Stories these walls could tell"- Part of the Past Rotorua NZ History
Lake House Hotel Rotorua being demolished photo June 2018 courtesy Chris Ball Last week in June 2018 we visited Rotorua - a favorite spot for a holiday. To our surprise, we found the Lake House Hotel, Ohinemutu,Rotorua under demolition  This Hotel, which fo...
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James Stewart Jnr. 1863 - 1893 Railway Engineer
Places in New Zealand and South America where James Stewart Jnr a Railway Engineer . James
Stewart AKA Jim died on 26 January   1893
of snake bite near Quebrada de la Leija,   Colombia South America. Thus ended the life of this promising young
railway engin...
James Stewart Jnr. 1863 - 1893 Railway Engineer
James Stewart Jnr. 1863 - 1893 Railway Engineer
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ss Ngoiro, Devonport Steam Ferry Company and Tairua
ss Ngoiro arrival up on the hard Tairua Harbour 2000 - photo courtesy Chris Ball December 2017 we
were down at the newly established Tairua Marina. Up on the hard near to the
office and restaurant complex sits the ss
Ngoiro . Remember back in 2000, when mum...
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Whangamata Area on Coromandel's Eastern Seaboard
South Beach  looking to Hauturu , Whenuakura and Maukaha Rocks  2010 - photo courtesy Chris Ball If I move
to a new town or new place one of the first things I do is look up the meaning
of the Maori word for that town or place. This gives a great understand...
Whangamata Area on Coromandel's Eastern Seaboard
Whangamata Area on Coromandel's Eastern Seaboard
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