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Staveley Historical and Geological Centre

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Display of artefacts and photographs of the Foothills district of Mid Canterbury, reflecting the history of a small community including timber milling, coal mining, limestone quarrying, farming, transport, community life, education. There is also an extensive geological display of the unique geology of Mount Somers and its environs. The Museum is located in the 130 year old Springburn school building.

Collection Type
Natural History, Agriculture


Contact Details
Postal address iconStaveley R.D. 1, Ashburton 8300
Telephone number icon64-3-303 0859


Visitor Information
Physical address iconSymes Rd, Staveley, Mid Canterbury, New Zealand
Hours of operation iconby arrangement
Charges iconDonation


Facilities
Wheelchair accessParkingGuided Tour



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Log jinker, P1170697Staveley Historical & Geological Centre - Display of grocery items from Staveley Store. Photographs of of agricultural topics., P1170707Staveley Historical & Geological Centre - Part of the geological display., P1170713Staveley Historical & Geological Centre - Part of the geological display., P1170715Staveley Historical & Geological Centre - Display of sawmilling artefacts, P1170706

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