BEAUMONT JG

Oral history, photos, diary of JE Beaumont; oral history of Havelock North Swimming Club with June Wilson

60th Birthday 1994

John and Jean Beaumont on John’s 60th birthday, 15 October 1994

Agnes and Joseph Beaumont

Agnes and Joseph Beaumont, possibly in the 1940s or 1950s

Agnes Beaumont

Agnes Beaumont at a family picnic and beside the Buick car, early 1940s

Agnes Beaumont and Daughters

Agnes Beaumont with six of her eight daughters, two of whom died in childhood

Left to right – Betty, Eva, Joan, Mabel, Marjory, Doris and Agnes

Beaumont Family

Beaumont family, late 1930 or early 1931

Rear left to right – Ted, Marjory, Doris, Agnes
Front – Joan, Mabel, Eva; Betty in pram

Text on photo –

“THE BEAUMONT CLAN”

Diary of JE Beaumont - Original

Transcript is that of the typed version – there may be differences between the original and the typed version.

Earthquake 1931

Earthquake damage, 1931

Earthquake 1931

Earthquake damage to bridge between Hastings and Havelock North

When this bridge collapsed, Hastings lost its water supply from the reservoir at Havelock North and consequently its fire-fighting capacity

Home Guard

Joseph Beaumont and other members of the Home Guard, 1940s

Home Guard Accommodation

Home Guard accommodation

Home Guard Plaque 1941

Plaque on rock, commemorating members of the Home Guard

“MILITARY POST
1941
SGT YULE
CPL MARVEN
PVT BEAUMONT
FEAR
SYLVA
GEMPTON
JONES”

John Beaumont

J. Beaumont.   Life Member.

John Beaumont was a professional swimming trainer with his own heated pool, and became a life member of the Havelock North Swimming Club.

Text on rear –

“ALLAN BALDWIN LTD.
329W HERETAUNGA ST., HASTINGS
ARTIST AND POTTERY SUPPLIES
FRAMING AND PICTURE SALON”

John Beaumont

John Beaumont

John Beaumont

John Beaumont

Text on photo –

“WHO IS THIS?
* OUTSIDE FAMILY HOME: 31 NAPIER ROAD
HAVELOCK NORTH”

[HBKB – 41 Napier Road according to John Beaumont’s interview”]

John Beaumont and Friend

John Beaumont with his best friend who lived across the road in Napier Road, Les Olsen

Text on photo –

“Young J.B. with Les Oalsen”

John Beaumont and Mother 1936

John Beaumont and his mother, Agnes, 1936

John Geoffrey Beaumont Interview

Joseph Beaumont

Joseph Beaumont in his backyard, Napier Road, Havelock North