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Carnegie Free Library Thames NZ
Article by Anne Stewart Ball

Anne Stewart Ball

Have attached an article for you on reopening of restored Carnegie Free Library Thames NZ and the new Heritage & Genealogy Centre The Treasury now its home. Held last Saturday.

Think would be of great interest to Scots around the world because it is a Carnegie Library kept and restored. The Scots who came to Thames - some settling here. The Genealogy and Heritage facility will be a great help to those looking for Scottish Ancestors who came here in the gold mining & timber felling days. The amount of iron & steel that came to this area for railways, tramways mining equipment saw milling equipment, steamer boilers, etc. from England and America.

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