Story: Nelson places

Murchison earthquake survivors, 1999

Sisters Doris Nalder and Gertie Oxnam survey the scene of the earthquake-triggered landslide that nearly killed them at Murchison Primary School 70 years earlier.

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Carl Walrond, 'Nelson places - Upper Buller River valley', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/video/29085/murchison-earthquake-survivors-1999 (accessed 12 December 2019)

Story by Carl Walrond, updated 22 Apr 2015