Karangahake School and District 70th Jubilee 1889-1959

THIS SPACE is dedicated to the Memory of Men who lost their Lives in the Karangahake Mines.

Thomas Caisley

James Maher

William Griffiths

Alex. Crosbie

Joseph Richards

George Smale

Angus McColl

Fred Middleton

Patrick McAree

Francis Roberts

William Pennell

Ben Flavell

John Chester

Charles Lewis

George Rolton

John Wills

W. H. E. Hyde

I. M. McBride

Alex Woods

An Old Timer writes to say that when Tucker Middleton and Angus McColl were killed in the mine, there wasn't a man who could travel who was not there. Every vehicle and horse in the place was there and the road was packed with foot-sloggers. The Miners frequently followed a funeral on foot.


is dedicated to the Memory of those ex-Pupils and Residents of Karangahake, who served with the Armed Forces, in some cases making the Supreme Sacrifice; And to those Residents, Teachers and Pupils who have passed on.