Kōrero: Colonial and provincial government

South Island counties, 1881 (2 o 2)

In 1876 counties replaced provincial government in rural areas. In 1921 the South Island comprised 52 counties, compared with 31 in 1876, with most of the increase taking place in Canterbury, where eight counties had become 26.

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Auckland City Libraries - Tāmaki Pātaka Kōrero, Sir George Grey Special Collections
Reference: NZ Map 189

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Malcolm McKinnon, 'Colonial and provincial government - Julius Vogel and the abolition of provincial government', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/zoomify/35492/south-island-counties-1881 (accessed 30 January 2022)

He kōrero nā Malcolm McKinnon, i tāngia i te 20 Jun 2012