New Zealand Memories Issue 164

New Zealand Memories Issue 164

October / November 2023


The Huia tramline
Peter Hopcroft traces part of the short railway’s history.

End of decade 1979
Colin W. Anstis captures the end of an era.

A business is born
Peter Alsop, Kate Parsonson, and Richard Wolfe the beginnings of the iconic Edmonds brand.

Sure and steadfast
Paul Dingwell inspects the 1st Christchurch Company of the Boys’ Brigade

Tāmati Te Ito Ngāmoke
Jeffrey Sissons recalls a forgotten prophet.

The weekly newspaper phenomenon
Ian F. Grant reports on the popular weeklies of the late 19th and early 20th centuries.

and much more!