The history of Howick and Pakuranga : Whitford, Bucklands and Eastern beaches an...

Name/Title

The history of Howick and Pakuranga : Whitford, Bucklands and Eastern beaches and surrounding districts

Maker

La Roche, Alan J.

Maker Role

Author

About this object

Contents: Geology in the Howick Pakuranga area -- History of the Maori people -- The missionaries -- The European settlement of Howick -- The voyage out and arrival in Auckland -- The name 'Howick' -- The Fencibles arrive at Howick -- Widows of Fencibles -- The Fencible uniform -- Homes for the Fencibles -- Early Howick -- The hotels of Howick -- The churches of Howick -- Early education -- The land wars of the 1860s -- Howick, 1864-1930 -- Howick wharf and sea transport -- Transport by road -- Bucklands and Eastern Beach history -- Pakuranga -- The Tamaki River punts and bridge -- A history of Whitford -- Howick local government -- A history of Manukau City -- Howick Colonial Village -- Sports, social, cultural and service clubs.

Date Made

1991

Publisher

Howick & Districts Historical Society

Publication Place

Auckland

Subject and Association Keywords

Maori (New Zealand people) -- Social life and customs

Subject and Association Keywords

Tangata whenua

Subject and Association Keywords

Howick (Auckland, NZ) -- History

Subject and Association Keywords

Pakuranga (Auckland, NZ) -- History

Subject and Association Keywords

Bucklands Beach (Auckland, NZ) -- History

Subject and Association Keywords

Whitford (Auckland, NZ) -- History

Subject and Association Keywords

Manukau (NZ) -- History

Subject and Association Keywords

Manukau (NZ) -- Biography

Object Type

Book

ISBN/ISSN

473012065

Object number

2014.1.0387R

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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