Story: Healy, James

James Healy, 1953

James Healy, 1953

In 1953 James Healy, pictured here, gave evidence before the Commission of Enquiry into the Tangiwai disaster. He is using a model of Mt Ruapehu and pointing to Crater Lake, where the disastrous lahar originated.

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Ross Galbreath. 'Healy, James', Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, first published in 2000. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 26 October 2021)