Ahaura, Grey, West Coast, New zealand



 


Notes: Ahaura is a town in the West Coast region of New Zealand's South Island, sited where the Ahaura River flows into the Grey River.

State Highway 7 and the Stillwater - Westport railway line pass through the town.
Greymouth is 34 km to the south-west, and Reefton is 44 km to the north-east.
The population of the Ahaura statistical district, which covers a much larger area than the town, was 390 in the 2006 Census, a decrease of 21 from 2001.
European settlement of the area began with the establishment of a pastoral run near the junction of the Ahaura and Grey Rivers in 1858.
At one time the town supported six hotels, two butcheries, a bakery, a blacksmith's shop, and a printing office

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Location : Latitude: -42.3493655, Longitude: 171.54027970000004


Birth

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   Last Name, Given Name(s)    Birth    Person ID 
1 Scholfield, Louise Olive Carlyle  26 Jan 1876Ahaura, Grey, West Coast, New zealand  I4179

Died

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   Last Name, Given Name(s)    Died    Person ID 
1 Lindsay, Daniel Milton  29 Jul 2005Ahaura, Grey, West Coast, New zealand  I11059