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Petone Council Chambers and Town Clock, [ca 1913]

Reference Number: APG-0502-1/2-G

Petone Council Chambers, with town clock, on the corner of Jackson and Bay Streets, Petone, circa 1913. On the right, in the distance is the Union Clothing Co. building. Photograph taken by Albert Percy Godber.

Key terms:
1 image, related to James Loweish, Union Clothing Co (Petone), Municipal Buildings (Petone), Jackson Street, Bay Street, Municipal buildings - New Zealand - Wellington Region and Clock towers - New Zealand - Wellington Region.

Part of:
Godber, Albert Percy, 1875-1949 :Collection of albums, prints and negatives, Reference Number PA-Group-00048 (2024 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original negative(s)Dry plate glass negative 6.5 x 4.75 inches. Horizontal imageSingle negative

Historical Notes: The Council Chambers were opened in July 1906. The architect was James Loweish. (Information transcribed from back of file print, originally from S Butterworth, `Petone: a history', page 146). The clock was not installed until later. (Information from Godber file, page 15, in Pictorial Reference Service)

Conditions governing access to original: Partial restriction - Negatives are not available for viewing. Surrogate copies will be provided.

Citation: Any publication must be accompanied by the credit "A P Godber Collection, Alexander Turnbull Library".

Other copies available: File print available in Pictorial Reference Service42. Hutt co. Petone. Streets. Jackson(PFP-002837)

Inscriptions: Inscribed - On album page - Petone Council Chambers & Town Clock

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