The end of a wet week, so indoors - at Puke Ariki museum. Northern Taranaki Te Atiawa style 1800's prow figurehead.
Previous week surprising sunshine The first minis were produced in 1959 by the British Motor Corporation as the Morris Mini-Minor, then morphed through Leyland, Rover, British Aerospace till 1994 when BMW took them over. The new generation began a year before this one was produced. They were the British contemporary of the Beetle.