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6 Weymouth Street 2017.

6 Weymouth Street 2017

by Hamish Crimp

This home located on Town Section 19, began life as a villa - architect unknown. In 1914, Frank Messenger designed additions to the original home  - the additions were sympathetic to the original design and are diffiult to distinguish today.

1890 Pukekura entrance gates, 2017.

1890 Pukekura entrance gates, 2017

by Hamish Crimp

Originally located at the main park entrance on Liardet Street, these gates were shifted to the Victoria Street entrance following construction of the Sanders entrance in 1938 (see linked topic).

The gates were gifted to the people of New Plymouth in 1890 by Robert Hughes - father of prominent local lawyer Robert Clinton Hughes.


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