Foundation stone, Hastings Methodist Church

Williams, David Godfrey
Production date
Post 03 Feb 1931
Current rights
Public Domain
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About this object
A photograph of the foundation stone of the Hastings Methodist Church re-laid after the 1931 Hawke's Bay Earthquake.

The plaque is set in concrete and reads: This stone was laid by James Garnett Mayor of Hastings 7th Feb 1912. This was the foundation stone of the church destroyed by earthquake on 3rd February 1931 and was re-laid by Mrs J Garnett 30th April 1932.

Photographer, Dave Williams.
Production date
Post 03 Feb 1931
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Black and white photograph glued to card
Height x Width: 80 x 103mm
Subject person
Subject period
Subject date
Post 03 Feb 1931
Collection of Hawke’s Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, W308
Credit Line
gifted by H J Williams
Other number(s)
W308, 76817


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