Part 2 - The Perfect Vale

From Ngā Uruora, 9:02 am on 20 October 2011

Petone foreshore was the 'beachhead' of the New Zealand Company who had arrived expecting to find tens of thousands of acres of flat land suitable for agriculture. Settlers were to be bitterly disappointed.

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