The First Box of Slides - Mum's' trip to New Zealand

November 1961 to January 1962 - Narratives as per the slide box.

Margaret - In Colombo
Colombo - A bullock cart, and a view of Liz's head
Colombo - A Snake Charmer - taken from window of the bus
Independence Building - Here in 1948 independence was granted to Beylaw by the Queen & Prince Philip
Mount Lavinia Beach, Ceylon. Scene of the film "Bridge over the River Kwai"
Mount Lavinia Beach, Ceylon. Scene of the film "Bridge over the River Kwai"
Colombo - Native dancers on board SS Orcades
Sunset in the Indian Ocean
Perth Australia - Sue asking which bus to take
The Orcades leaves Freemantle, Australia
Crowds on the quay at Freemantle
Leaving Freemantle, Australia
Street scene in Adelaide
Margt, Sue, Robbie, Margt in Adelaide
The Mortons, Melbourne Dec 61

The Morton Family, Melbourne Dec 61
Sydney Harbour. The Oriana taken from the Orcades
Orcades about to go under Sydney Harbour Bridge
Orcades passing under Sydney Harbour Bridge
Sydney Harbour Bridge in the early morning
Taken in the rain from the top of Sydney Harbour Bridge. SS Orcades in the centre of the picture
Sydney Highland Gathering
Adam and Jean MacIntyre - Sydney
Adam and Jean MacIntyre - Sydney
Massed bands at Sydney Highland Gathering
Massed bands at Sydney Highland Gathering
Sydney Harbour. SS Orcades on left, cargo ships on right
Sydney with the Harbour Bridge & Orcades in background
Leaving Sydney. Sue can be seen at back
Sydney Harbour Bridge

My first sight of the mainland of NZ

My first sight of the mainland of NZ
Auckland Harbour Bridge
21 Harcourt Street, Dunedin

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