Kōrero: Country towns

Waiau Ferry Hotel, 1870s (1 o 3)

Waiau Ferry Hotel, 1870s

Carriages wait outside the Ferry Hotel for travellers who will soon cross the Waiau River on their way south to Culverden, or, having crossed over, will head north to Kaikōura. The hotel and township sprang up because people stopped there while waiting to be ferried across the river.

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Reference: PHOTOCD11, IMG0079

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Jock Phillips, 'Country towns - Origins', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/19394/waiau-ferry-hotel-1870s (accessed 29 September 2020)

He kōrero nā Jock Phillips, i tāngia i te 24 Nov 2008