Kōrero: Scots

P. & D. Duncan’s engineering works, Christchurch

P. & D. Duncan’s engineering works, Christchurch

Scottish people dominated the engineering and shipbuilding industries in all countries to which they migrated. Two pairs of Scottish brothers, the Burts in Dunedin and the Duncans in Christchurch, founded two of the country’s leading early foundries and engineering works.

Te whakamahi i tēnei tūemi

Alexander Turnbull Library, Serials Collection
Reference: 1/1-019287; G

Permission of the Alexander Turnbull Library, National Library of New Zealand, Te Puna Mātauranga o Aotearoa, must be obtained before any re-use of this image.

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

John Wilson, 'Scots - Scots and the economy', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/203/p-d-duncans-engineering-works-christchurch (accessed 18 May 2022)

He kōrero nā John Wilson, i tāngia i te 8 Feb 2005, updated 25 Mar 2015