The Adamant and the Cospatrick
The arrival of the first sailing ships, Arrow, Will Watch and Whitby, into Nelson Haven on Sunday 31st October marked the beginning of a remarkable period of history...Read more about "The Adamant and the Cospatrick"...
Pitt Memorial Gates Nelson
Excerpts from the Colonist 3 May, 1914: The Pitt Memorial Gates.1 Pitt Gates Opening 309897 Pitt Gates Opening Ceremony Nelson Provincial Museum 309897 "The formal opening of the handsome...Read more about "Pitt Memorial Gates Nelson"...
Bishops School Nelson
Bishop's School had its beginnings with Bishop Augustus Selwyn. As the Anglican Bishop of New Zealand, he planned to establish church schools in every main town. Christ Church School...Read more about "Bishops School Nelson"...
A Women Ahead of Her TimeConstance Barnicoat Grande (1872 – 1922) was a remarkable woman for her time, and one who crammed a range of activities into her...Read more about "Constance Barnicoat"...
Whekenui Leading Lights
One of the sites recently added to the Marlborough District Council’s Heritage Register is the Tory Channel Leading Lights, plus a former oil store, at Whekenui (part of Okukari...Read more about "Whekenui Leading Lights"...
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