Bird; 92/146

Name/Title

Bird

About this object

Morepork: Ruru. This bird flew into the donor's window and was found dead the next morning. Permit obtained by Ted Jones of DOC, taxidermist: Debbie Crawford, Ohaeawai.
1984/5 - Deborah Coddington found bird in garden of Cavalli House and gave it to Russell School. Stan Walker (Headmaster) and Mark Tito felt it was unlucky to have it indoors (call = death), so put it in the sports shed (May 97) .
NB From Heather Lindauer - the above story does not refer to 92/146, found in Oneroa Rd, Russell.

Credit Line

Presented by David Forsyth, Russell

Object number

92/146

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