Story: Manawatū and Horowhenua region

Farewell to W. H. Levin

Farewell to W. H. Levin

The settlement of Levin, on the Manawatū railway line, was named after W. H. Levin, one of the directors of the railway company. He retired when the line was completed. This illuminated farewell address is signed by chairman T. G. McCarthy, and fellow directors John Plimmer, James Smith, Charles Izard and Joseph Nathan.

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Malcolm McKinnon, 'Manawatū and Horowhenua region - Unsettled times: 1880–1910', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/ephemera/9484/farewell-to-w-h-levin (accessed 22 July 2019)

Story by Malcolm McKinnon, updated 22 Apr 2015