Story: Fertiliser industry

Sulphur Point (2nd of 2)

Sulphur Point

Sulfur from White Island was shipped to to Sulphur Point, in Tauranga Harbour, where a small superphosphate manufacturing works was built. The plant was demolished in 1900.

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Ants Roberts, 'Fertiliser industry - What is fertiliser?', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 6 July 2022)

Story by Ants Roberts, published 24 Nov 2008