Old Whangarei Library - Whangarei, Northland, New Zealand
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S 35° 43.423 E 174° 19.195
60H E 257582 N 6043382
Quick Description: These large wooden doors provide an entrance to the Old Whangarei Library building.
Location: North Island, New Zealand
Date Posted: 10/24/2010 11:36:03 AM
Waymark Code: WMA003
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Jake39
Views: 3

Long Description:
On 12 November 1936 this library opened on Rust Avenue. The building, designed by A. P. Morgan and H. L. Massey was described as the "ultimate in modern design, both in the building itself and in the interior fittings".
It won the Gold Medal of the New Zealand Institute of Architects.

The old Library finally closed in March 2006 and replaced by the new building behind it.
Type of material of the door: Wood

Functional door?: Yes

Location of this door/way: On private property

Is it accessable only by paid admission": No

Style: Modern

Address or physical location:
7 Rust Av, Whangarei, New Zealand.


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