Kōrero: Logging native forests

Rimu logging at Mamaku

Rimu logging at Mamaku

In 1916, the Mountain Rimu Timber Company was operating in the Mamaku area, south of the Kaimai Range near Rotorua. In the background are steam haulers, used to shift logs.

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Alexander Turnbull Library, Albert Percy Godber Collection (PA-Group-00048)
Reference: APG-0699-1/2; G
Photograph by Albert Percy Godber

Permission of the Alexander Turnbull Library, National Library of New Zealand, Te Puna Mātauranga o Aotearoa, must be obtained before any re-use of this image.

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Nancy Swarbrick, 'Logging native forests - The timber industry, 1840–1920', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/12744/rimu-logging-at-mamaku (accessed 6 July 2020)

He kōrero nā Nancy Swarbrick, i tāngia i te 24 Sep 2007