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Blaketown lagoon.1862.Albert Street under flood. 1936.Dobson Car Rest Home (album)Oddfellows Hall ReeftonWilsons / Harris' Hotel ReeftonThe Reefton School of Mines 1886Party of deerstalkers returning home.
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Stu Jonson, West Coast horsemanGrave of George Dobson, murdered by the Burgess Gang 28 May 1866.Drownings Grey River 1863. Headstone Karoro Cemetery.South Island and First West Coast Air Pageant, Hokitika, 1934Alf Bristow married Edie Wasley in Kumara, 9th May 1901.World War Two enrollment for Stuart Andrew JonsonMcIntyres of Cobden *PHOTO ALBUM*Rex Southon  - Inangahua JunctionRex Southon's Head Stone Cairo War CemetryLouisa Mary Southon's Grave, Inangahua Junction CemetryGreymouth High School group and subsequent reunionsCourt Judgement in relation to rail accident Hokitika 1937Robert Dowsing killed in Action. 1914-1918Jane Dowsing age 18.Havelock Dowsing and Bessie Tonkin, great great grandparents of Simon King.1959 West Coast Roller Hockey TeamDobson-Wallsend Colliers.1960`s.   -- ALBUM  2.--Dobson-Wallsend Colliers.1960`s.   --ALBUM 1 -- Stu Jonson with the boat he made, dubbed " The Ferry Tamahine"Stu Jonson probably at Clearwater River, Gillespies Beach Gold dredge power stationInangahua Junction,an important Staging centre on the Buller-Inangahua Routes. Sam Hayden ringing the bell at Cobden school reunion.1998.Mr and Mrs R.J. Seddon and friends outside their Kumara home.Cullen and Partys sluicing claim,Mignonette Flat,Larrikans.Merv Rumsey, West Coast Airways Manager, Hokitika. Aug 1965.E Class battery-electric locomotive, Otira.Unionists demonstrate in Greymouth.1890.Coal Carters discharge a West Coast collier at Queens Wharf, Wellington.1904.Westland High School Tennis team 1967Fiat RM111 Railcar, Cora Lynn, 21 March 1968.Old Otira roadAccommodation house, Te KingaRay (Snow) Fraser on the tops of Mt Alexander A day out at the Kumara Kinga *PHOTO ALBUM*Reefton Racecourse Grandstand with roof blown off, 1980.Greymouth Regent Theatre in protest at Greymouth High School over long hairCora Lynn 1966Reefton race day, date unknown.Colleen Hunt, Karen Haglund and Carol Ladner at the Reefton A and P Show, 1965.Pauline Ladner and Maureen Graske at the front of the Mace St, Reefton home, ca 1960s.Back of the Reefton Nurses home, ca 1950s.Marist Bros 1st XV, 1958.1956 Marist Rugby League 6th Grade TeamTen Mile mapHou Hou TimbersMarist Bros 1957, Forms V, VI and VI A.Approaching Arthurs Pass, 28 Feb 1917.Coach loaded to the hilt, Revell Street, Hokitika.

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