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Pioneering to Prosperity. A Centennial History of the Manchester Block. 1874 - 1974. A Davies and R E Clevely. 1981 1st edition. Feilding Borough Council and Orua District Council, NZ


Chapter on Maori history of the area
Settlement of the area by settlers 1874, cost of land and building of cottages, an account of riding through the forest from Palmerston Nth to Feilding with a description of the places on the way. Clearing the land and sawmills, some settlers named
Growth of transport, churches, businesses and services, etc

Old photos incl: Punt Ashhurst Gorge, 1880; Feilding races, 1906; Trondjheim Sawmill 1878; big flood 1898; Ashhurst 1910; Colyton Hotel etc etc ...


179pp; b/w photos; bibliography; hard covers, leatherette with gilt lettering; very good condition
Dust jacket; very good condition, mark on front, small tear lower front


Text Copyright 2009
Collectible Books, Napier




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