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Cyclopedia of New Zealand 

Cyclopedia of New Zealand title page
Waimate section consists of 18 pages  

With Special Thanks to Dave Emery for scanning in the pages from his own copy. Please no copying of any pages except for your own family records. 

Use the index. Opens in another window. The links below go to very large [200k] scanned images from the original book. The numbers refer to the original page numbers from 'Cyclopedia New Zealand' - Canterbury edition.  Some of the images are not straight on the page as the original book would not completely open and press for scanning. This book was printed in 1903. 

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1072 1073 1074 1075 1076
1077 1078 1079 Supplementary  
South Canterbury NZGenWeb Project

21 April 1876 North Otago Times pg2
New Zealand has thriven because it is not a city-ridden country; because the rural districts have not been scarified to make huge cities. The country districts are the sources from which the wealth flows to the towns. Sir J. Vogel