Opening day, Manurewa School, 1906.

Opening day, Manurewa School, 1906.

The headmaster, teacher, pupils and school committee members pose on the opening day of the Manurewa School, 3 September 1906. The building had recently been moved to Manurewa from Woodside. Standing, left from right: Mr D.W. McNaughton (headmaster), Mr C. H. Lupton (school committee chairman), Basil Wood, Walter Burton, Chris Lupton, Bert Ralls, Alf Lupton, Ted Mills, Jack Wood, George Coxhead, Walter Costar, Charlie Coxhead, Henry Lupton, Ray Butterworth, Bert McAnnalley, Miss F.N. Hewitt (the teacher), unidentified young child, Mr Slight and Mr H. Rollett (committee members). Second row: Bob Craig, John Coxhead, Sam Craig, Douglas Wood, Storey MacAnnalley, Noel Briscoe, Horace Slight, Charlie Costar, Jack Freshney, Laurie Mills, Fred Lupton, Selwyn Downs, Hazel Costar. Third row: Gertie Freshney, Frances Mills, Lulu Lupton, Ada Johnston, Kitty Juckes, Bella Craig, Amy Ward, Hilda Burton, Amy Butterworth, Annie Coxhead, Olive Ward, Maggie Craig, Dorice Eleman, Bernadene [Bernadine?] Ward, Violet Ward. Front row: Herbert Bray, Lex Craig, Charlie Johnson, Frank Johnson, Charlie Coxhead, Alf Coxhead, Linden Goodwill, Ray Rollett, Stanley Mills, Bert Mills, Norman Slight, Arnold Slight, Lennie White, Eric Burton, Albert Burton.

Creator: Unknown
Date: 3 September 1906
Location: Manurewa
Medium: Black and white photograph , 13 x 18 cm b/w copy print

Manukau Research Library, MNA: I, 2, no. A4.
Footprints 01209

Photograph reproduced by courtesy of Manurewa Historical Society.

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