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The Municipal Opera House of Palmerston North, designed by F J Wilson and built by J Trevor and Sons, was erected in 1904-1905 and opened 12 July 1905. It originally had a much more ornate external appearance but in 1952 it was condemned unsafe by the Palmerston North City Council and was strengthened and remodelled both inside and out in 1955. It was sold by the PNCC to a businessman in 1996 and demolished.

Identification

Object type
Image
Digitisation ID
2014N_Bm33_009562
Title
Municipal Opera House, Church Street East
Relation
Public Photograph Collection Bm 33
Held In
Coolstore

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Creation

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Place
Church Street, Palmerston North
Date
1976

Object rights

Credit Line
Palmerston North City Library

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