Heritage

Christchurch - a chronology

1922

March 1
Addington School Committee presents a special certificate to Cecil Hughes for 8 years attendance without missing a day (probably a New Zealand record).
July 10
Hagley Park and Botanic Gardens included in city boundary.
November
Great Exhibition opens.
(no date)
Christchurch swimmer Gwitha Shand sets world record for the women’s 440 yard freestyle. She subsequently twice lowered her own record.

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