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Title: 100 Years in Pitt Street : Centenary History of the Pitt Street Methodist Church, Auckland
Description: Auckland, New Zealand, Pitt St Methodist Church Trustees. 1966, First Edition. Hard Cover with dust jacket, 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. History of the Pitt Street Methodist Church, the mother church of Auckland Methodism. The first Methodist service in Auckland was conducted by Rev. James Buller in 1841, in a saw-pit. The year following, the Governor granted an acre of land in High Street where, in 1843, a weatherboard chapel was erected, the first Methodist chapel in any European settlement in New Zealand. This was replaced by a brick building in 1848, due to the growth of Auckland the Pitt Street Methodist Church was opened for worship in 1866. CONDITION Red bds with historic photo of the Newton area at end pages, pp x 78 with b/w photo illus. Cover much of the history of the CBD suburbs in early Auckland with many names of early settlers. Bds are unworn, neat underlining to odd name through out o/w very bright and crisp, name to front pastedown obscured by DJ flap. DJ has slightest edge rubbing mainly to front tips. #New Zealand History#. Very Good/Very Good.

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Price: US$ 20.00 Seller: Ariel Books
- Book number: 14373

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