Queen Elizabeth

1954 Queen's Visit

Meeting Queen Elizabeth II in Hastings, 7 January 1954

1 – Rose, Mary and Elizabeth Anderson meet the Queen

2 – meeting Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh

3 – Mary, Rose and Elizabeth

Arriving at Hillview Orchard

Queen Elizabeth II arriving at Wakes’ orchard, February 1963

Arriving at Hillview Orchard

Queen Elizabeth II and the Duke of Edinburgh arriving at Wakes’ orchard, February 1963
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Magazine Article - Royalty's interest in orchard procedure

Photocopy from “The Orchardist of N.Z.”, 5 March 1963, page 38-40

Queen at Hillview Orchard

Sir Leon Gotz, Minister of Internal Affairs, Queen Elizabeth II, Arch Wake, the Duke of Edinburgh, Mrs Graham Wake, Colin Wake at Wakes’ orchard, February 1963

Queen at Hillview Orchard

Queen Elizabeth II shaking hands with Mrs Noel Congdon, daughter of Arch Wake, Wakes’ orchard, February 1963
Mrs Colin Wake and Mrs Arch Wake at left; Colin Wake and the Duke of Edinburgh centre

Queen at Hillview Orchard

Queen Elizabeth II, Mrs and Mr Arch Wake, the Duke of Edinburgh, Graham Wake, Colin Wake, and Noel Congdon at Wake’s orchard, February 1963

Queen at Hillview Orchard

Queen Elizabeth II and Arch Wake inspecting a fruit tree at Wakes’ orchard, February 1963

Queen at Hillview Orchard

Queen Elizabeth II and Duke of Edinburgh meeting orchardists at Wakes’ orchard, February1963

Left to right – Sir Leon Gotz, Minister of Internal Affairs, Queen Elizabeth II, the Duke of Edinburgh, Mr and Mrs Arch A. Wake, Mr and Mrs Graham Wake, Mr and Mrs Colin Wake, Mr and Mrs Noel Congdon.

Caption: “HELP! I’M BEING HELD FOR RANSOM!”

Queen at Hillview Orchard

Queen Elizabeth II in the packing shed at Wakes’ orchard, February 1963
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Queen at Wattie's 1954

Queen Elizabeth II visiting J Wattie Canneries, Hastings, 7 January 1954

James Wattie at right

Queen in Hastings 1954

Crowds in Queen’s Square, Hastings, to welcome Queen Elizabeth II, 7 January 1954

Queen in Hastings 1954

Queen Elizabeth II’s visit to Hastings, 7 January 1954

Queen Inspecting Apples

The Duke of Edinburgh, Graham Wake, Queen Elizabeth II, and Arch Wake inspecting apples at Hillview Orchard, February 1963

Queen Inspecting Apples

Queen Elizabeth II and Arch Wake inspecting apples in a bulk trailer at Hillview Orchard, February 1963

Queen Inspecting Apples

Queen Elizabeth II and Arch Wake inspecting apples in a bulk trailer at Hillview Orchard, February 1963

Signing Visitors' Book

Mrs Arch Wake and the Duke of Edinburgh watch Queen Elizabeth II signing the visitors’ book in the packing shed at Hillview Orchard, February 1963

Signing Visitors' Book

Queen Elizabeth II signing the visitors’ book in the packing shed at Hillview Orchard, February 1963
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