Briscoes Building - Invercargill, New Zealand
Posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS
S 46° 24.586 E 168° 20.828
59G E 296107 N 4857002
Quick Description: Historic commercial building in Invercargill, New Zealand.
Location: South Island, New Zealand
Date Posted: 1/13/2013 8:10:56 PM
Waymark Code: WMG52N
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member StagsRoar
Views: 1

Long Description:
The Briscoes Building was build circa 1880 for Briscoe and Company Limited. The Briscoe and Company establish in 1862 with stores in other cities also was a hardware merchant selling iron items such as register grates, lamps, and many other hardware items. The two story building in a Commercial Victorian style with arch second floor windows. The building is used by a clothing store and a luggage and gift store.
Date location was entrusted to the New Zealand Historic places: 11/24/1983

Type of history commemorated (short description):
Commercial


Website pertaining to the location: [Web Link]

Town, city, or region nearest to the site:
Invercargill


Year placed: 1880

Hours of operation:
Business hours


Is it accessible to the general public:
Yes


Admission fees if any: Not Listed

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