Kōrero: Stewart Island/Rakiura

The sawmill at Kaipipi Bay, 1909

The sawmill at Kaipipi Bay, 1909

Sawmilling was an important industry on Stewart Island/Rakiura from the 1860s to the 1930s. This mill was photographed in 1909.

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Auckland City Libraries - Tāmaki Pātaka Kōrero, Sir George Grey Special Collections
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Me pēnei te tohu i te whārangi:

Carl Walrond, 'Stewart Island/Rakiura - History and society since the 1850s', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/37634/the-sawmill-at-kaipipi-bay-1909 (accessed 19 July 2019)

Story by Carl Walrond, updated 13 May 2015