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The Bint family took up 453 acres on Kohete Road, Taranaki in 1890. They arrived in New Plymouth by boat with vats for cheese making, cheese press, a separator called Alexandra, a churn, Swiss-made side saddle, stumping jacks and furniture. They moved to Ingelwood by train then carted by Joe George’s wagon to Kaimata past five houses and over three rivers which fortunately had bridges.

The house consisted of four rooms of adzed weatherboard, lined with scrim and newspaper. A shingle roof, iron chimney with bars across to hang the camp oven and big boilers for vegetables.  Ron & Rae Bint

Philip & Eliza Bint 
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George Bint 
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Charlotte Hayward 
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Walter Bint 
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Catherine Smith 
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James Bint 
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Lester Bint 
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 William Bint

Bertha Bint

Bint Family UK







George Bint (1872-1951) on the flying fox near Purang






A family photo of the bridge at Purangi.





Will Bint (1880-1966) on the Zig-Zag trail near Tarata





Philip Bint with two of his sons, at their Tarata saw-pit, producing building planks





Catherine Bint (born 1892), back row, 3rd from right, at school in Tarata around 1903



Bertha (born 1885) and Kate Bint with two of the family's dairy cows





Walter Bint (1876-1955) at Tarata






An 1897 clipping from 'The Observer'





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