Story: Castle, Ronald Brian and Castle, Zillah Vivien

Ronald Brian Castle and Zillah Vivien Castle

Ronald Brian Castle and Zillah Vivien Castle

Ronald Castle and his sister, Zillah, were both passionate about music. From the 1930s they performed in various ensembles and built up a remarkable collection of musical instruments and texts, which was stored in the family home in Newtown, Wellington.

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How to cite this page:

Peter Kitchin. 'Castle, Ronald Brian and Castle, Zillah Vivien', Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, first published in 2000. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, https://teara.govt.nz/en/biographies/5c13/castle-ronald-brian (accessed 26 May 2020)