Manawatu-Wanganui New Zealand
Postal Code: 4974
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NORSEWOOD is a small rural town in the Manawatu-Wanganui region of New Zealand's North Island.
It is situated in the Tararua District.
Its population is about 330
Just about EVERYTHING you need to know about Norsewood is on this site
NORSEWOOD CEMETERY PROJECT
This link NORWAY~HERITAGE written by Bob Hansen tells about the first immigrants and settlers to Norsewood - Norwegians and Swedes, why they came, their experiences
Norsewood also has a WAR MEMORIAL
- 970 known burials
- 13 burials known to be buried but not on the Council records
- 20 persons buried somewhere in Norsewood
- 2 babies known to be buried on private property, this makes it the largest Sandinavian Cemetery in Australasia
.. more burials added as found - a HUGE project that you can help with - read:
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