14 Nov 2012

Eyewitness account of 1886 Mt Tarawera eruption - Part One

From the collecton 3 - Volcanoes

The first of a two-part interview with Mr A J Parks - who in 1886 was a 17-year-old timber mill worker at Rotoiti - recalling the Mt Tarawera eruption nearly 70 years after the event. DCDR73-TK7 (Sound Archives reference)