The school was attached to the country's first mission station, which stood at Hohi Bay in the Bay of Islands from 1814 to 1832.
After two years of field work, University of Otago archaeologists excavated the mission, which is believed to be the house of European missionary Thomas Kendall.
Artefacts including glass, buttons, jewellery, smoking pipes, fragments from plates and cups, coins and gunflints were found."
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Am envious. That must have been so much fun.
Edited by Eldorado, 10 February 2014 - 12:56 PM.