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    The Ruins of Warkworth NZ

    Many people do not know about the Cement Ruins of Warkworth. I have been in the area for most of my life so I learnt about the Cement works in Warkworth from a very early age. As a child, we often used to go there for a swim. Growing up as a teenager in the area the old Ruins at that time was also a favourite hang out. About the Old Cement works of Warkworth. These cement works were the first for NZ of manufacturing Portland Cement in the 1880s Foundered by Nathaniel Wilson’s The Cements works closed in 1928 during the depression. Then left to slowly become the ruin…

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    This blog is where you will find an Ocean Image, a coastal experience and a great place to check out some North Island NZ beaches. 2021 For Love of the Beach. My first swim for the summer and a day trip to the local beach is surely the way to enjoy the beginning to this year. What is Important Heading Forward Into the future? Before Covid hit the news was all about the climate and global warming. Although the threat of global warming is not at the forefront of our news headlines recently, the problem is still very much with us. This blog is all about a scenic image with…