Latest Issue 140: Oct - Nov 2019

Life Around a Timber Mill

Some 13 kilometres of light railway line was constructed by Dalmatian and Maori workers through the bush up the valley. Ten kilometres were in steel rails with 8-inch x 8-inch puriri sleepers…..

Granny White

At best most of our distant relatives are names, with perhaps a few dates attached, their birthday, wedding, and death…

New Zealand Expressions

Readers of ‘Memories’ know that over time, words and expressions change. Not as quickly as seasons, or as slow as centuries…