Kōrero: Batley, Robert Thompson

Moawhango in the 1890s

Moawhango in the 1890s

Moawhango was the business centre of inland Patea by the 1890s, largely thanks to the entrepreneurial talents of Robert Thompson Batley, storekeeper, sheepfarmer and property owner.

Te whakamahi i tēnei tūemi

Alexander Turnbull Library, R. A. L. Batley Collection (PAColl-4084)
Reference: 1/2-017061; F

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Me pēnei te tohu i te whārangi:

R. A. L. Batley. 'Batley, Robert Thompson', Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, first published in 1993. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, https://teara.govt.nz/mi/biographies/2b10/batley-robert-thompson (accessed 27 November 2020)