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Wellington City Council Cemeteries Maps and Plans
Archives Identifier00271Date RangeCirca 1920-Circa 1970DescriptionA range of maps and plans of the Bolton Street, Karori and Makara Cemeteries and plans of the gas-fired cremation chamber installed at the crematorium around 1945. Bolton Street plans include several proposals relating to the Motorway extension.Quantity (Linear Metres)3.6MediumPlanSystem of ArrangementAs listed, no formal arrangementCollection TypeWellington City Council
Maps and Plans
WCC Cemeteries - Gas Cremator plans sheet B, showing cremator furnace, grate air-ducts and junction boxes.
WCC Cemeteries - Gas Cremator plans, sheet 6, showing details of junction boxes, air vessel, back plate of furnace
WCC Cemeteries - Gas Cremator plans, sheet 3 showing details of furnace and ash pit doors and hinges.
WCC Cemeteries - Gas Cremator plans, sheet 2, Steelworks, half plan and elevations, showing details of interior, lifting gear, air main etc
Wellington Motorway Bolton Street Cemetery Section Plan Showing Position of Existing Graves Affected. MOWD
Bolton Street Cemetery Development Areas showing areas of the cemetery, proposed motorway, and identifying areas undisturbed/disturbed.
Controlling/Creating AgencyWellington City CorporationRelationship Date Range1870-
Described ByTrove 2019Date of Description30/5/2019Registration StandardDraftAdditional NotesAcquisition notes: The Sexton retains traced maps and plans of Karori and Makara cemeteries, as well as a published map of Bolton street cemetery after the motorway extension. Accessions 2000/61 and 2001/10
Wellington City Council Cemeteries Maps and Plans. Archives Online, accessed 06/06/2023, https://archivesonline.wcc.govt.nz/nodes/view/1765