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“Te Puke” was the home of G H Bennett, stationer of Palmerston North, built for him by his brother Arthur at 145 Ruahine Street in about 1902. It was sold to the Gibbs family in 1920. The extensive grounds were then subdivided but the house itself remained.

Identification

Object type
Image
Digitisation ID
2010N_Bur346_3247
Title
'Te Puke' homestead, 145 Ruahine Street
Held In
Coolstore
Relation
Public Photograph Collection Bur 346
Date
circa 1910

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Creation

Created By
Place
145 Ruahine Street, Palmerston North

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Taxonomy

Tags
building,
buildings,
home,
house,
photographs,
residence,
villa,
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