Oral history. Alison Robinson talks with Terry and Ailsa Tobeck former residents of Lowgarth, January 13th 1992. Terry talks of his family origins and how William and Edith Tobeck came to Taranaki in 1919. Also mentions numerous local identities, party line telephones, roading etc. Ailsa talks of Terry biking to rugby, local identities, grocery deliveries etc.
Part of a collection of interviews recording the history of the Finerty Road / Lowgarth district.
Edited transcripts available.
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Maker
Robinson, Alison Margaret
Primary Maker
Alison Robinson
Department
Archives
Production Date
13 Jan 1992
1910-1919
1930-1939
1940-1949
Subject Person

Archive Contents

  Part 1

1 audio tape

  Part 2

Master tape

Accession No
ARC2002-389

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