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This brick building, designed by Clere and Clere, was constructed in 1928 as the Baptist Church. The Baptist Church was established in Palmerston North in 1894, and this building replaced their first church on the same site. In 1982 the building was considered too small and was sold to the Operatic Society and became the Abbey Theatre. A new Baptist church was erected on Church Street west.

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Object type
Image
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2010BD_IMCA-DigitalMaster_004449
Title
Abbey Theatre, Church Street
Relation
Local History Week 2010 Photograph Collection
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IMCA Digital Archive

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Church Street, Palmerston North
Date
November 3, 2010

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Palmerston North City Library

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