Jinty Rorke's retirement (6 December 2007)

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Jinty Rorke's retirement (6 December 2007).


Tauranga historian, archivist and librarian, Jinty Rorke (QSM), arrived in New Zealand with her family on board the yacht 'Palantir' in 1976. On 6 December 2007 Jinty retired from the Tauranga City Library after 27 years of service, but continued with historical research and writing, knitting and needlepoint, as well as trying to tame her subtropical garden at Dysart Road in Otumoetai. She passed away on Waitangi Day 2014. Photograph: Lee Switzer.

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Jinty Rorke's retirement (6 December 2007)

First Names:Jean Euphemia Finlayson
Last Name:Rorke
Date of Birth:7 December 1942
Place of Birth:Warrington, Cheshire, England
City:Tauranga, New Zealand
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Latitude and Longitude coordinates: -37.683126,176.16875200000004

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