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 Hammond Manawatu 2009


Challenge and Enterprise

A Chronicle of Dairy Factories in the Manawatu

H H  (Bert) Hammond

2009

 


This list below is based on that provided by Bradbury's Illustrated Series: Wellington District, 1941

The factories in grey have either been demolished or have not yet been located.

       Manawatu Factories

 

  1. Apiti

  2. Awahuri Co-operative Dairy Factory - Kauwhata

  3. Bainesse Co-operative Dairy Factory - Bainesse

  4. Glaxo - Bunnythorpe

  5. Cheltenham

  6. Glen Oroua (Tui)

  7. Kairanga

  8.       "        Fitzherbert Branch, Palmerston north

  9. Longburn (Kairanga) Fonterra

  10. Manawatu Reliance – Rangiotu

  11. Mangawhata

  12. Marton

  13. Massey University - Dairy Laboratory

  14. Newbury

  15. Oroua Downs

  16. Rangiotu

  17. Rangitikei – Bulls

  18. Rangiwahia/Ruahine

  19. Rata

  20. Rongotea

  21. Shannon

  22. Taikorea

  23. Tokomaru

 

Whanganui/Horowhenua Factories

      1. Kai Iwi - Whanganui

      2. Kuku - Manakau

      3. Mangaroa - Upper Hutt

      4. Okoia - Whanganui

      5. Raetihi -  Ruapehu

     6. Rapanui - Whanganui

     7. Taihape - Utiku

     8. Te Horo - Horowhenua

     9. Westmere - Whanganui

     10. Whangaehu - Whanganui

     11. Levin  - Horowhenua

     12. Otaki - Horowhenua

     

    

 

 

 


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Mangaroa Dairy Factory.

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