Kōrero: Memorials and monuments

Godley statue: 1920s (2 o 3)

Godley statue: 1920s

In March 1918 the statue of Canterbury settlement founder John Robert Godley was moved from its position in front of Christchurch cathedral to the north side of the cathedral, as shown in this 1920s photo. It was shifted to make way for a tram shelter and public toilets.

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Christchurch City Libraries
Reference: PhotoCD17, IMG0014

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Jock Phillips, 'Memorials and monuments - 19th-century memorials', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/32515/godley-statue-1920s (accessed 7 December 2021)

He kōrero nā Jock Phillips, i tāngia i te 20 Jun 2012, updated 26 Mar 2015