Journal of the Nelson and Marlborough Historical Societies, Volume 2, Issue 2, 1988
Nelson Historical Society Incorporated
PO Box 461
Copyright: Portions of the Journal should not be reprinted without the permission of the Committee of the Nelson Historical Society and should be acknowledged to them.
We are grateful to the Nelson Provincial Museum and contributors for making photographs available.
Costs and measurements are given in the form in use at the time:
1 foot = 30cm, 1 mile = 1.6 kilometres. At the time of conversion one pound equalled two dollars. This has changed with inflation etc.