Marlborough Express Photographs From August 1957
Commission Visits Blenheim

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Copyright The Marlborough Express Newspaper Co. Ltd
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Collection Marlborough Express Negatives
Description Image from Negative number 284, published Friday November 29, 1957, page 6.

Commission Visits Blenheim. Members of the Local Government Commission visited Blenheim yesterday to discuss v/ith the Blenheim Borough Council and the Marlborough County Council proposals to extend the Borough boundaries to include Redwoodtown, and also to hear representations on behalf of Sounds settlers brought into the Marlborough County last year who now want to return to Sounds County. Here are local body and Commission members following an inspection of the Borough boundary. From left- Messrs R. Buist (Commission secretary), H.J. Stace (County chairman), G.W. Washington (County), A.A. McLachlan (Commission chairman), N.H. Moss (Commission); in front: W.H. Lee (Commission), E.P. Meachen (Mayor), B. Hundleby (County engineer), V. F. Jackson (County); at back: R. W. Kibblewhite (Borough) A. F. Wagner (town clerk), S.P. Harling (Borough) and C.D. Peat (Borough engineer.
Year Range from 1957
Object ID MEX0.900.0207
Object Name Negative, Photographic
People Buist, R.
Stace, Henry Joseph (Harry) (Junior)
Washington, G.W.
McLachlan, A.A.
Moss, N.H.
Lee, W.H.
Meachen, E.P.
Hundleby, B.
Jackson, V.F.
Kibblewhite, R.W.
Wagner, A.F.
Harling, S.P.
Peat, C.D.
Place Marlborough
Studio The Marlborough Express Newspaper Co. Ltd
Title Commission Visits Blenheim
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