Feldwick Park Gates - Invercargill, New Zealand
Posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS
S 46° 24.327 E 168° 21.316
59G E 296716 N 4857503
Quick Description: Historic gates at the entrance to Queens Park in Invercargill, New Zealand.
Location: South Island, New Zealand
Date Posted: 1/21/2013 4:59:35 PM
Waymark Code: WMG6V9
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member StagsRoar
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Long Description:
The Feldwick Park Gates were constructed by the City of Invercargill in 1924 in honor John Feldwick, a prominent citizen. In his 1913 will he bequest £20,000 for the development of the park. The gate posts feature a relief of him along with the original Invercargill coat of arms.

The gate is a category II structure on the New Zealand Heritage Register.
Date location was entrusted to the New Zealand Historic places: 11/24/1983

Type of history commemorated (short description):
Community development

Website pertaining to the location: [Web Link]

Town, city, or region nearest to the site:

Year placed: 1924

Hours of operation:
Park hours

Is it accessible to the general public:

Admission fees if any: Not Listed

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