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Charles John Monro (1851-1933) was a local businessman. He built 'Craiglockhart' 1889-1890, on Riverbank Road, Fitzherbert West where he lived with his wife, Helena, and 5 children. The family sold 'Craiglockhart' to Massey Agricultural College in 1944. The children, pictured in the orchard on the Turitea river flat (where Grasslands Division of the DSIR was later located) are, from left: Linda, Mary and Hector (Peter) Monro.

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2007N_Pi116_PEO_0355
Title
Three Monro children in orchard at 'Craiglockhart'
Relation
Public Photograph Collection Pi 116
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Coolstore

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Palmerston North
Date
circa 1900

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Palmerston North City Library

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