Farm Cottage and Milking Shed Wiremu Road for the Public Trustee in Estate of Michael O'Brien [plans]

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1939
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Architectural plans for a farm cottage and milking shed located on Wiremu Road, created by architects Duffill and Gibson for Michael O'Brien in April 1939. Policeman Michael O'Brien and his wife Catherine came to Patea from Middlemarch in 1899 and bought land in Opunake.
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1939
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1. O2 Contract plan for farm cottage showing floor plan, elevations, sections and details of kitchen cupboards and earth closet. Contract signed top right quadrant by V.C. Flack (contractor), dated 28 April 1939. 'Set No.1 Sheet No.1' written in top right quadrant. 'F.47' written in bottom left quadrant. Scale 1/8 inch to 1 foot.

2. O2.1 Plan for milking shed showing floor plan, elevations, sections and plan of end bail. 'Set No.1 Sheet No.2' written in top right quadrant. 'F.47' written in bottom left quadrant. Scale 1/8 inch to 1 foot and 1/2 inch to 1 foot.

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ARC2004-1293
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Michael & Catherine O'Brien came to Patea from Middlemarch in 1899 - Michael was a policeman there. They bought land in Opunake, the boundaries were Opua &Wiremu rd. Michael died in 1936

- Kath Woodley posted 3 years ago.

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