Kōrero: Methodist Church

Wesleyan Church, Carterton, 1900s (4 o 4)

Wesleyan Church, Carterton, 1900s

The starkly simple Wesleyan Church in Carterton, Wairarapa, opened in 1871 and is shown here in the early 1900s. Its design is typical of dozens of Methodist chapels built in rural districts.

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Wairarapa Archive
Reference: 02-299/22.digital
Photograph by Muir & Moodie

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Me pēnei te tohu i te whārangi:

Tim Shoebridge, 'Methodist Church - The settler church', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/27516/wesleyan-church-carterton-1900s (accessed 15 October 2019)

Story by Tim Shoebridge, published 5 May 2011, reviewed & revised 4 Apr 2018