Kōrero: Whanganui region

Sawmill, Ohakune

Sawmill, Ohakune

As forest was cleared for pasture, sawmills turned felled trees into timber for fuel, housing and railway sleepers. This is the Gamman & Co. sawmill, near Ohakune, around 1910.

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Alexander Turnbull Library, The Press (Christchurch) Collection (PAColl-3031)
Reference: 1/1-008639;G

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Diana Beaglehole, 'Whanganui region - Vegetation and human impact', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/19013/sawmill-ohakune (accessed 11 July 2020)

He kōrero nā Diana Beaglehole, updated 1 Jun 2015