A Tour of Mazzola

Mazzola Jewellery & Gallery is located at the corner of Fitzherbert Street and Boundary Road at the northern entrance to Featherston

Mazzola Jewellery & Gallery is located at the corner of Fitzherbert Street and Boundary Road at the northern entrance to Featherston

The gallery is located in Boundary Road

The gallery is located in Boundary Road

Inside the gallery which was formerly the oven of the bakery

Inside the gallery which was formerly the oven of the bakery

Main Gallery

Main Gallery

Main Gallery 2

Hansel and Zoolander, the alpine goats plus chickens

Hansel and Zoolander, the alpine goats, plus chickens

Main Street Featherston Military Camp 1917

Main Street Featherston Military Camp 1917

You can read about the link between the property and the World War I Featherston Military Camp here

Click to enlarge the two links below to read about The Camp Bakery founder Joe Towersey taken from the book Memories of South Wairarapa. NB A couple of facts  not mentioned in the book. Joe went to work for Bill Adams Bakery in Masterton, later to become Ernest Adams. The fowl houses at the back of the bakery (on what is now a separate property) were kept by Henry (Harry) Stretton. His wife Joy was the niece of Joe.

Joe Towersey history 1

 Joe Towersey history 2

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