From Wednesday 8 September we will operating under Level 2 restrictions.  We will be returning to usual opening hours.

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Our next book club meeting is on Monday 11 October at 6pm.  Our theme for this month is the book that you would recommend to almost anyone.  Check out Facebook or email us to find out more.

New Zealand Ghost Towns and Glimpses of the Past
New Zealand Ghost Towns and Glimpses of the Past
Ell, Gordon

The Bush Press, 1988. Spine faded, inscription on front endpaper.

Explore New Zealand's past through the ruins of its ghost towns and signs of early settlement. This pictorial sampler includes lost towns from the days of:
Whaling stations and ship building
Mission stations and trading posts
Timber-milling towns and mining
Ghosts of the goldfields
Kauri timber and gum
Railway towns and public works
Military posts and garrisons
Farming centres and coastal ports
Victims of natural disaster

Second hand Paperback