I remember when...

We look back at Hamilton's early days

Last updated 11:37 26/08/2014

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Hamilton's 150th

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The Waikato Times recently called for readers to submit "I remember when" photos and stories from the city's early days to celebrate Hamilton city's 150th birthday.

The response has been overwhelming with many people sending in their photographs depicting their favourite memories of Hamilton in years gone by.

Today we highlight some of those photos with images from the 1980 Ranfurly Shield parade, the Civic Theatre, Lake Rotoroa and of the city's 100th birthday parade. 

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- Waikato Times

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