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This house was built in Fitzroy Street in 1875, making it one of the earliest buildings in the city, and is now situated outside Te Manawa Museum. The timber used in the flooring, wallboards, joints and rafters are of totara and the skirting, architraves and doors are all of kauri shipped from Auckland. The chimney bricks are stamped with the name Charles Tricklebank the town’s first bricklayer. Built by Peter Manson, the house was gifted to the city in 1970 by the Pascoe family.

Identification

Object type
Image
Digitisation ID
2015P_Bur197_011167
Title
Totaranui, Door to Kitchen
Format
B&W print
Held In
Coolstore

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Creation

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Date
December 1981

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door,
glass,
totaranui,

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