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Written by Anthony G. Flude, Pioneers in New Zealand   
Sunday, 09 November 2008

Locally, scows were used extensively around the coast of New Zealand to transport supplies and goods. Coal scows loaded at the Kirapuka mines, Whangarei before setting sail bound for Auckland.

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