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GLENDINNING, Russell MacLennan interviewed by Jenny Campbell

 Record Group — Box: 9
Identifier: H0124
Overview In this interview Russell talks of family history, his life and education around the Catlins. He has had a passion for railway since childhood. Russell describes local history around Taukuku e.g. whaling, Maori settlement and ship wrecks. He also describes farming on Peninsula, saw milling, and medical treatments and diseases. At the age of 15 Russell joined the railways as a labourer where he studied and gained qualifications. He found his niche with the Kingston Flyer in 1971 and describes...
Dates: 2008

Abstract, 2008

 Item — Box: 9
Identifier: H01240004
Abstract RUSSELL MacLENNAN GLENDINNING Interviewer: Jenny Campbell Abstracter: Jean Hawkes TRACK 100:00 Interview identification00:29 RUSSELL MacLENNAN GLENDINNING born CATLINS, SOUTH OTAGO Born 02 August 1937 – Circumstances of birth – Explained. TAUTUCK (TAUTUKU) – BALCLUTHA – Mentioned01:29 Parents involved in sawmilling – Father mill manager – Family business started in STEWART ISLAND – CATLINS 1927...
Dates: 2008