Advertising card, Mataura Collieries; Mataura Collieries; 1907-1923; MT2012.4.5

Name/Title

Advertising card, Mataura Collieries

About this object

Advertising card; Card for Mataura Collieries with rail cartage rates to the stations on the Southland and West Otago railway lines. Some background can be found in our Society's book "Mataura City of the Falls" at page 153.

'C.P Sleeman operated several coal mines at the south end of Mataura from 1886. In 1904 he included members of his family in the business, formed a company and traded until 1907 as Mataura Coalmines. The business was sold to Bowler and Bannermans, solicitors of Gore and traded thereafter as Mataura Collieries until it ceased operations in 1923.'

Maker

Mataura Collieries

Maker Role

Colliery

Date Made

1907-1923

Place Made

New Zealand, South Island, Southland, Mataura

Medium and Materials

processed material, paper

Measurements

h 157mm x w 83mm (folded)
small

Credit Line

From the collection of the Mataura and Districts Historical Society Incorporated.

Object Type

document

Object number

MT2012.4.5

Copyright Licence  

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