3 edition of Wanganui buildings of historic interest found in the catalog.
Wanganui buildings of historic interest
Bibliography: p. 64.
|Statement||Des Bovey, drawings ; Kathleen McDonald, text.|
|LC Classifications||DU430.W3 B68|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||64 p. :|
|Number of Pages||64|
|LC Control Number||80460079|
Wedding and Event Venue. A beautiful Edwardian building in the heart of Wanganui. Elegant in the grandeur and charm of yesteryear. For Bookings and Enquiries Phone or email [email protected] Heritage House - St Hill Street - PO Box - Wanganui. 14 Nov - Historical Wanganui - feed for See more ideas about History, New zealand and Polynesian people.
What: Learn about Whanganui's historic buildings and monuments, its history and people of interest. When: During summer, tours leave i-Site at 10am and 2pm Saturday and Sunday (duration approx 1. Legend & History. Home / Legend & History. Legend & History adpress T+ The Mighty Whanganui River. The Whanganui River history is stooped in legends of early New Zealand. In the centre of Te Ika-a-Maui (the North Island) once stood the mighty mountains Ruapehu, Ngauruhoe, Tongariro and Taranaki, together with the.
Throughout its history, buildings constructed subsequent to Wanganui Collegiate School’s initial development took place away from the main public face on Liverpool Street. However, in , the Science Block was built on Liverpool Street south of the Big School, a visible signal that the school was expanding and modernising. New Zealand's history and heritage offers a unique look at the country. Join a tour guide on an historical tour, stay in heritage accommodation or explore the many historical and heritage places around New Zealand yourself. View our great selection of history .
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By: Bates, A P, INNZNA Description: REVIEW OF Wanganui buildings of historic interest / by Des Bovey and Kathleen McDonald. Concern for heritage inspires artist / by Charmian Smith Date: 4 Aug From: Otago daily times, By: Smith, Charmian, INNZNA Description: Talks to the Wanganui-raised artist about 'Preoccupied', his survey exhibition of.
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Kitchen’s Building Whanganui. The Kitchen’s building has links Whanganui’s first pharmacy, established in This building, erected inoccupied the full street depth, with stables, lawns, gardens and a laundry were at the rear, with a copper for the family washing.
- A potted history of Whanganui, Wanganui and Petre. See more ideas about History, New zealand and New zealand houses pins. 23 Dec - Buildings and homes in Wanganui - feed for See more ideas about New zealand, New zealand image and Long white cloud. Whanganui is a relatively old New Zealand town and consequently has a rich heritage of early 20th century buildings.
The images are a selection of these buildings captured early one morning. Bank of New South Wales. This whakataukī (proverb) defines the Iwi (Māori) of the Whanganui River and region. From the sacred mountains of the Central Plateau, the Whanganui River begins its journey of nearly km and is eventually released into the Tasman Sea, off the western coastline of Whanganui.
It is also of great historic interest as was a stronghold for the rebellious Hauhau warriors who in built a "rongo niu" with arms radiating in four directions to call the warriors to the cause.
We also bought a lovely book "A Pictorial History of the Whanganui River" by Arthur P Bates published by Wanganui Newspapers Ltd ISBN The large wooden building on St Hill Street has been a jewel in Whanganui’s crown for more than a century.
Read more. Owner wants to demolish Whanganui heritage building. 17 Aug, pm. is listed as being of historic, architectural, cultural and contextual significance.
Keen interest in industrial Author: Sue Dudman. Community buildings and rural halls Community buildings. The buildings listed below are leased entirely to community organisations. User fees are charged for these venues. Please contact the relevant person to discuss availability and bookings.
Note Whanganui Venues & Events do not manage these community buildings. Whanganui District Council Archives comprise the historical records of the Council and the local authorities which came before it in the Whanganui District.
Dating from the beginnings of local government in up to the present day, the archival records document the growth of the town and surrounding area.
Whanganui History and Heritage is a consulting and freelance historical research business based in Whanganui, New Zealand, specialising in local heritage and social history. We regularly work with private owners of historic buildings, as well as with conservation architects, government departments and /5(6).
Wanganui, Wanganui, New Zealand. 25K likes. This is the Facebook page of "", an events and activities website providing useful information such as business services, /5(). The city of Whanganui has many well-preserved historic buildings, in fact Victoria Avenue is recognised as one of New Zealand's most attractive main streets.
The heritage theme adopted during the avenue's restoration reflects the rich history of the city. Gaslights, wrought iron garden seats, palm and plane trees and wide paved footpaths all contribute to a very elegant effect.
Meuli became a well-known local personality and one notable example of his work is the Wanganui Opera House (). Meuli was also responsible for the construction of all of the early buildings at Wanganui Collegiate School’s Liverpool Street campus, including Big School, the original boarding houses, the Headmaster’s Residence, Chapel, and.
Whanganui UCOL has major fine arts, craft and design programmes. The Whanganui branch of the New Zealand Historic Places Trust, later Heritage New Zealand, ensured the survival of many notable buildings and historic sites. Specialist museums include the National Army Museum in Waiōuru and the Whanganui Riverboat Centre.
Wanganui History Overview. The European settlement of the Wanganui region is a focal point in New Zealand's history. The resident Māori population held great resentment over the European purchase and settlement of the land from the local tribes. Main article: Whanganui District.
The Whanganui District covers 2, square kilometres ( sq mi), the majority of which is hill country, with a narrow coastal strip of flat land and a major urban settlement on the lower banks of the Whanganui y: New Zealand.
Bushy Park Sanctuary is located on the west coast of the North Island of New Zealand, at Rangitatau East Road. It is 8 kilometres from Kai Iwi and 25 kilometres from Whanganui City.
The sanctuary is a hectare predator-free native bird sanctuary, set amongst one of the few patches of virgin lowland forest. The Rutland Stockade is a reminder that Wanganui was a garrison town from tothe period during which the British Regiments were stationed in Wanganui.
The ram's head denotes the pastoral industry, a source of wealth to the District. The books represent Wanganui's reputation as a .Go onto face book () and type SteamRail Wanganui Inc.
into the search line and our page will come up and press Like to keep up with the latest goings on with the group. If anyone has early photos of our locos, carriages, wagons and buildings etc (or any Wanganui Rail history) during their working careers we would to see them.the old Wanganui Rowing Club building (now the Whanganui Riverboat Centre), built in the country’s oldest municipal opera house, the Royal Wanganui Opera House, built in the observatory at Cooks Gardens (a sports ground), which was built in by the astronomical society under the leadership of Joseph Thomas Ward.