Latest 10 topics

BP Moturoa.
  In 1960, Van Beers Motors, who already operated a service station in Westown, opened this branch in Moturoa. While there was already
Bond Cottage (190 Gill Street).
  This villa in Gill Street - south side between Hobson and Brown Streets - was built in 1907 for
H. Derby & Co Ford Dealers.
  This building was erected in 1919 for the local Ford agents, H.Derby & Co. Ltd. It combined showrooms, offices, spare parts,
Paitawa House.
  This gabled cottage was located on the northern corner of Vivian and Carrington Streets. It was bought by the New
William Hobson.
  There are many landmarks named after the first governor of New Zealand - William Hobson. In all four main
Battle of Crete Olive Tree.
Powderham Street frontage, Robe Street Lawn, New Plymouth
St Luke's Church 1926.
  The first Anglican church in Bell Block was opened on 2 November, 1857. A small wooden building, the "Hua
Harry Peters at his Kaimiro house (Puke Ariki collection).
Hinrik "Harry" Peters was born in Cleve, Germany, in April 1852. He came to New Zealand as first mate on


Community baskets

Puke Ariki Baskets


Useful Links

Register now and help build our digital archive.

Contents by type

Random Image from the Archive

Kaupokonui Pillbox.

Blank Play/Pause Slideshow. Next Image.