Kōrero: Southland region

Freezing workers

Freezing workers

Meat freezing was big business in Southland from the 1880s onwards. These workers were photographed in the slaughter house of the Ocean Beach freezing works at Bluff, in 1933.

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Southland Museum and Art Gallery
Reference: 2001

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David Grant, 'Southland region - Growth on the plains', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/20119/freezing-workers (accessed 23 January 2020)

He kōrero nā David Grant, updated 25 May 2015