19 Jul 2012

Your Place - Tangowahine

From Afternoons with Jesse Mulligan, 1:26 pm on 19 July 2012

A small community on the upper reaches of the Kaipara Harbour. It was once a mill town for the kahikatea and kauri timber trade. Kauri logging and gum digging where the mainstay of to the local economy until the mid 1930s. A bridge was built over the nearby river in 1893, and that completed the road connection from Whangarei to Dargaville.

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