20 Nov 2017

Railway Houses

From Nights, 7:12 pm on 20 November 2017

For many years the New Zealand Railways Department was the biggest employer and landlord in many towns, and in the 1950s the department's housing stock peaked at over 6,000. Bruce Shalders, author of Railway Houses of New Zealand joins us to tell us more.

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