Waitaki House. Opened in 1876

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Circa 1877
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Waitaki House. "The left half of these buildings was opened on 8th April,1876 and was at first occupied by J.H. Milligan, Outfitter, and W. Carncross, Stationer.The building at right was completed in 1877". Musical Depot, New Zealand Clothing Factory, James Bee.
Production date
Circa 1877
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Collection of the Waitaki Archive. Id 100122




Building on the right was called Oamaru House. Contractor for the stone work on both buildings was James Calder. Descendants still farm at Ardgowan today. He also built the first windmill for Mr Hassell up on south hill plus a number of other buildings around North Otago.

- Allan Steel

Posted on 06-10-2019 04:02:50


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