Ormondville Rail Preservation Group Inc.
Norsewood Mail Run
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On 30 March 1997, the station played a part in a re-enactment of the
old mail coach run between Norsewood and Ormondville, in association with the
Norsewood District & School 125th Jubilee. Liz McGregor’s ‘Brutus
Brown’ and his driver, Jo Hullah, are shown here delivering the specially
printed envelopes (featuring a picture of the station), which then travelled to
NZ Post, Palmerston North, for stamping, on the ‘Bay Express’.
are Rachel Silver and Ann Hill (standing), who participated in the event, which
was sponsored by the Scandinavian Club of Manawatu. The station’s loading dock
is in the foreground. (Photo: Val Burr, P.N.)
Last Updated: 27/8/2001
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