JOB VILE 1845-1905 Manawatu & Wairarapa -
In the 1880s a Cobb & Co. Royal Mail Service ran from Masterton in the Wairarapa to Woodville in the Manawatu, stopping at Hastwell's stables along the way and passing through Eketahuna.
Job went into competition with them and offered a similar service, undercutting Cobb & Co's price, from £1 down to 15 shillings
He was married to Helen Bland RAYNER in Mataikona in 1866 and had 15 children in 20 years.
Plot 3 at Mangatainoka
photo taken by Tararua District Council