Station life in New Zealand

by Barker Lady

Publisher: Beacon Press in Boston

Written in English
Published: Pages: 238 Downloads: 510
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Places:

  • New Zealand,
  • Canterbury.

Subjects:

  • Barker, Lady 1831-1911.,
  • Country life -- New Zealand -- Canterbury.,
  • Sheep ranches -- New Zealand -- Canterbury.

Edition Notes

Reprint. Originally published: Macmillan, 1883.

StatementLady Barker ; with a new introduction by Fiona Kidman.
SeriesVirago/Beacon travelers series, Virago/Beacon travelers.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsS522.N48 B37 1987
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 238 p. ;
Number of Pages238
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2409007M
ISBN 100807070297
LC Control Number87047528
OCLC/WorldCa15791373

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A station, in the context of New Zealand agriculture, is a large farm dedicated to the grazing of sheep and use of the word for the farm or farm buildings date back to the mid-nineteenth century.

The owner of a station is called a runholder. Some of the stations in the South Island have been subject to the voluntary tenure review process. As part of this process the government has.

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