Posts Tagged ‘ historic places in Gordonton ’

Harvesting the turnips 88 years ago

Jul 6th, 2015 | By

“A splendid crop of turnips grown on peat land at Mr A W Chapman’s farm on Piako Rd, Gordonton.” This splendid photograph was taken by F G Watson, and featured in the New Zealand Herald on April 12 1927 under the heading Productivity of the Peat Lands of the Waikato. Thanks to Kate Monahan Riddell

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Local historic places in line for fund

Mar 17th, 2014 | By

The Waikato District Council’s Heritage Assistance Fund, designed to conserve, restore and protect valued district heritage, is available to Gordonton residents. The fund is available only for privately owned heritage items that are listed in the 2013 district plan, which includes several historic places or homes in Gordonton. On the list and open to applications

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