Kōrero: Northland places

Hikurangi coal mine

Hikurangi coal mine

Hikurangi, 16 kilometres north of Whangārei, had rich coal deposits which were mined from the 1890s. The mine buildings are in the foreground, with the settlement behind.

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Alexander Turnbull Library
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Claudia Orange, 'Northland places - Whangārei city and environs', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/7874/hikurangi-coal-mine (accessed 17 May 2022)

He kōrero nā Claudia Orange, updated 1 May 2015