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Articles and Documents

This section provides direct access to high resolution scans of newspaper articles and documents.

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Boyton Mill, a comprehensive 39-page report commissioned on behalf of owners Mr & Mrs Sims and completed in January 2016 providing a record of Boyton Mill. The report, prepared by Deborah Laing-Trengove of the University of York, York, England, was required as a condition of planning consent to create a residential annexe.

Boyton Mill, a five page paper on the history of Boyton Mill written by John Higgans and completed in May 1985. It was commissioned by Mr R J Hopkins in 1984, owner of Boyton Mill at the time.

Will of John Oliver, born 25 April 1774, and father of James and Samuel who emigrated to New Zealand on board the Amelia Thompson in 1841. The Will is dated 29 October 1842.

Early New Plymouth - Flour Mills: An article by E R Andrews of New Plymouth on two of Taranaki's early flour mills - the Alpha Mill and the Victoria Mill. Reference to Samuel Oliver, born 1820. Publication date unknown.

Open all hours? The tale of the raid on the Union Mill by Taranaki Maori. Publication date unknown. Reference to Samuel Oliver, born 1820.

Settler Recalls Bethlehem Wilderness. An article from the Bay of Plenty Mirror, dated Tuesday 9 October 1973. The photo is thought to be of Charles Oliver (b. 1843 and youngest son of James and Ruth Oliver) and wife Martha, and son Harold (b. 1893).