Heritage

Christchurch - a chronology

1872

April 27
Railway north open to Kaiapoi.
May 2
New St Michael’s Anglican Church opens.
June
City’s heaviest frost -14.9 deg C (still a record).
August 15
Novelist Anthony Trollope visits.
December 16
First Interprovincial Exhibition opens.
(no date)
German, Scandinavian and Polish settlers arrive on the "Friedelburg".
Museum begins excavations at Moa Bone Point, Redcliffs.

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