Craig Fountain, Oamaru Public Gardens

Production date
Post 1914
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Object detail

Craig Fountain Oamaru Gardens JMB 10.
"By the will of the late Mr James Craig a sum of L500 was bequeathed for the purposes of erecting a fountain. The Council supplied the funds for providing a large basin, and the fountain was officially set in action on April 13 [1914] on the occasion of a great Floral Fete". (Ref: McDonald, 1940:197.) The drinking fountains were subsequently relocated.
Production date
Post 1914
Collection type
Glass plate negative
H 120mm x L 163mm
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System ID
Current Rights
No known copyright restrictions
Organisation Credit Line
Collection of the Waitaki Archive. Id 101768


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