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Opunake Bay. As a child, Jim Bartle spent many hours under the mill, which was built up so the water ran in one end, taking the sawdust out into the Oaonui stream and all the way to the sea.
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Quarry part leased to mining company. Closest tide station. Port Taranaki. Some of the swampy pieces, the horses would just about get bogged in them. Sawmilling was a way of life but when the industry levelled off, the Bartle family turned to farming for an income. When he died, his sons carried on the business.
Good surf at all stages of the tide. Their son James Jim , who was born at Mrs Dudley's Rest Home in Opunake in 1917, put many of his early memories down on tape before he died in 2002.
On the corner of Wiremu and Arawhata Roads, this 75. Upload your photo of Arawhata.
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