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Hawke Coachwork Limited was a New Zealand bus and coach body manufacturer.
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Established in 1952 by brothers Haddon and Leslie Hawke[note 1] it was based on Great South Road, Takanini. It became a subsidiary of New Zealand Motor Corporation. In the late-1970s Australian bus manufacturer Pressed Metal Corporation acquired a minority stake in Hawke. In 1980 it reported it had a staff of 185 employees.
- Haddon Frederick Hawke (1920-2000) and Arthur Leslie Hawke (1923-1984)
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