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Onehunga Fencible & Historical Society Inc

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We have an original blockhouse from 1860 - a replica of a fencible cottage, fully furnished in the period circa 1847 and the 1856 original manse for the Congregational Church. ; The first minister was Rev. Richard Laishley, hence the house is called Laishley House. This is also fully furnished in the period.

We also welcome visitors & prospective members to our monthly meetings, these are held in the Blockouse, Jellicoe park, at 7.30 pm, on the third wednesday of the month Febrary to November.

Collection Type
History, Historic Site


Contact Details
Postal address iconOnehunga Fencible & Historical Society Inc. PO Box 13852 Onehunga AUCKLAND 1643
Telephone number icon64-9-636-7997 Secretary
Email address iconskiltoncyril@gmail.com
Staff iconVolunteers


Visitor Information
Physical address iconJellicoe Park, Corner Quadrant Road and Grey Street, Onehunga, New Zealand
Hours of operation icon1st & 3rd Sunday of month 1.30pm to 4.00pm and by request for groups
Charges iconFree


Facilities
Membership Club
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Fencible Cottage Replica; 3Blockhouse; 1860Laishley House; 1858

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