Story: South Canterbury places

Fairlie’s peace avenue

Fairlie’s peace avenue

Fairlie’s fallen soldiers are commemorated in the avenue of oak trees which lines its main street. Seen here in winter, they provide welcome shelter in midsummer heat.

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Photograph by Shirley Williams

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John Wilson, 'South Canterbury places - Fairlie', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/photograph/11459/fairlies-peace-avenue (accessed 2 August 2021)

Story by John Wilson, updated 17 Aug 2015