BAMBRY IW

Oral history, calendar photos of early Hastings and Napier

Family History

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Local History

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Battery Road

Looking across the North Pond to Battery Road, Port Ahuriri, Napier, about 1900

 

Coronation Street

Looking across to St Mary’s Church, Coronation Street, Port Ahuriri, Napier, about 1915

Gifford's Building

Gifford’s soft drink factory (TH GIFFORD),  intersection of Battery Road and Shakespeare Roads, Port Ahuriri, Napier, about 1880s

Ian Walker Bambry Interview

Iron Pot

Munro’s sail boat in the Iron Pot, Napier, about 1890

Boat’s name ‘BELLA NAPIER”

King's Theatre

Kings Theatre, Omahu Road, Hastings

Text on signs –

“KING’S THEATRE
1910

FRONT AND BACK STALLS.

FRONT & BACK STALLS..

This Building is being Erected
FOR THE
HASTINGS PERMANENT PICTURE COY. LTD
R SORENSEN MANAGER.
H.A. WILSON BUILDER.”

Mail Train

Mail Train out of Hastings

Text on signs –

“SEED CLEANING
GRAIN & PRODUCE STORES

WILLIAMS & KETTLE LIMITED.
WILLIAMS AND KETTLE LTD.”

Railway Street

Railway Street, Hastings, about 1890

Text on signs –

“TROCADERO

DRAPER  MOYNIHAN[?]   CLOTHIER

McCORKINDALE JEWELLER

L.C.Whitehead.”

Russell Street 1910

Russell St, Hastings 1910 Hastings  – formerly known as Station Street

Text on signs –

“CASSIN ESTATE AGENT

LOOK! THIS IS MART[…]

ARMSTRONG
SEED DEPOT

CYCLES

CASSIDY’S
LAND AGENTS

FARQUHAR & Co. TAILORS

WEBBER’S
CHEMIST   PHARMACY   OPTICIAN

WEBBER CHEMIST

PHOTOGRAPHY

THE ONE SHILLING BAZA[AR],”

Hastings Post Office with tower

Thackeray Street

Thackeray Street, Napier, looking towards the city, about 1900

The Spit

Looking down on the Spit (Port Ahuriri), about 1920

Thornycroft Truck

Thornycroft truck, owned by ‘”Big Tree’”

Truck number plate 73-022

Signs on truck –

“BIG TREE”
MEANS MORE
MILEAGE
SPIRIT

BIG TREE

MOTOR OIL.   MOTOR SPIRIT 

SMOKING FORBIDDEN
WITHIN 40FT OF THIS WAGGON”