Kōrero: Manawatū and Horowhenua region

The beach highway

The beach highway

Until the Wellington–Manawatū railway was completed in 1886, journeys north from Paekākāriki were made along the beach, with detours inland for river crossings.

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Malcolm McKinnon, 'Manawatū and Horowhenua region - Māori and European newcomers, 1820–1870', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/map/9478/the-beach-highway (accessed 28 May 2020)

He kōrero nā Malcolm McKinnon, updated 1 Apr 2015