Fossils; CT77.129

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Owaka Museum and Catlins Information Centre Wahi Kahuika - the Meeting Place – a rest on your journey.

Name/Title

Fossils

About this object

Fossils; a collection of 12, small fossils, dating to between 12,000 and 14,000 years old. Found by the late Mrs George Wright on a Glenomaru property, now owned by the Goatley family.

On display in the Catlins Gallery, Owaka Museum.

Measurements

Small

Subject and Association Keywords

science, geology

Credit Line

From the collection of Owaka Museum Wahi Kahuika The Meeting Place "a rest on your journey"

Object Type

fossil

Object number

CT77.129

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

Comments
Charmaine ANDRESEN 17 Nov 2013 05:50 AM,UTC

George WRIGHT is my Great (?) uncle, these fossils were found on the farm my Grandfather James WRIGHT owned,where my father was born. I have met Mr Goatley and had a tour of the old homestead before it was removed/demolished.

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