Story: Unpaid domestic work

Burt Munro

Burt Munro

Burt Munro worked on adapting his 1920 Indian motorcycle into a record-breaking machine in his home workshop in Invercargill, often working through the night. Munro went on to set world speed records in Utah in the 1960s.

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Matt Morris, 'Unpaid domestic work - The shed', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/photograph/23341/burt-munro (accessed 6 June 2020)

Story by Matt Morris, published 11 Mar 2010