Author(s): D.A. Davies and R.E. Clevely
The Manchester Block, consisting of the Borough of Feilding and the Oroua County, is one of the most progressive and important districts of New Zealand. It is the home of many primary and secondary industries and is noted nfor its cultural and sporting life. The Borough of Feilding and the Oroua County are perfect examples of how town and country can understand each other and progress together. This history of the Manchester Block, in some ways, tells of that rapport and of the ultimate success of those farsigted Corportation Planners.