Newsletters

The Mt Victoria Historical Society produces regular newsletters for members. Past editions are available below.

Newsletter 81, July 2017, Museum Stand

Newsletter 80, April 2017

Newsletter 79, September 2016. Mt Victoria Tunnel

Newsletter 78, June 2016. When milk was delivered to households by horse and cart

Newsletter 77, March 2016. Ettrick Cottage

Newsletter 76, November 2015. The hulks of Wellington

Newsletter 75 July 2015. Mount Victoria’s Radar Station in WWII

Newsletter 74, May 2015. Clyde Quay School 75th anniversary

Newsletter 73, February 2015. Leslie Gower’s World War One experience

Newsletter 72, October 2014. Greek Orthodox Church

Newsletter 71, August 2014. Rehabilitation League

Newsletter 70, June 2014. Sir James Elliott

Newsletter 69, March 2014. Elizabeth Alexander

Newsletter 68, November 2013. Owd Trafford and Art Deco

Newsletter 67, August 2013. 2YA radio broadcasting station

Newsletter 66, June 2013. Pirie Street tram crash 1920

Newsletter 65. April 2013. Charles Lawrence, architect

Newsletter 64, February 2013. 46 Roxburgh St

Newsletter 63, November 2012. Ace House

Newsletter 62, August 2012. 105 Brougham Street

Newsletter 61, May 2012. William Robert Kembell

Newsletter 60, April 2012. Bernard Freyberg

Newsletter 59, February 2012. The dairy farm on Mt Victoria

Newsletter 58, October 2011. Old Queen Vic

Newsletter 57, August 2011. Lipman Levy – the mansion and the penny

Newsletter 56, June 2011. Charles Wycherley

Newsletter 55, December 2010. The sailor’s home from the sea

Newsletter 54, August 2010. James Harper Mouat

Newsletter 53, May 2010. Tales of the Town Belt – Te Ranga a Hiwi Ridge

Newsletter 52, January 2010. Anniversary days in the 1840s

Newsletter 51, October 2009. Thomas George Poutawera, Mt Victoria property owner 1890s

Newsletter 50, August 2009. Edward Bonthorne and his builder George Humphries

Newsletter 49, May 2009. Off Brougham

Newsletter 48, February 2009. Charles Taylor

Newsletter 47, October 2008. Brougham Hill Schools

Newsletter 46, July 2008. Kate Edger

Newsletter 45, May 2008. Literary Mt Victoria – Charles Baeyertz

Newsletter 44, January 2008. Mt Victoria – great cricket moments

Newsletter 43, October 2007. Schoolgirl drives tram!

Newsletter 42, August 2007. The Baker Family

Newsletter 41, May 2007. Crossways

Newsletter 40, February 2007. Literary Mt Victoria – Pat Lawlor

Newsletter 39, September 2006. George Winder

Newsletter 38, July 2006. George Shannon and Shannon Street

Newsletter 37, April 2006. Alfred Lewis and the Congregational Church

Newsletter 36, February 2006. Defending Wellington in World War Two

Newsletter 35, August 2005. The Watsons of Mt Victoria

Newsletter 34, July 2005. The Courtenay Place cable car

Newsletter 33, April 2005. Mountain racing on Mt Victoria

Newsletter 32, February 2005. Paterson and Martin, builders

Newsletter 31, October 2004. Crossways

Newsletter 30, August 2004. Mt Victoria Lookout and Alexandra Road

Newsletter 29, July 2004. Founders and First Presidents of The Victoria Bowling Club

Newsletter 28, March 2004. Pirie Street Reserve

Newsletter 27, November 2003. James Farley – Cash Butcher

Newsletter 26, August 2003

Newsletter 26, p.2

Newsletter 25, May 2003

Newsletter 25, p.2

Newsletter 24, February 2003

Newsletter 24, p.2

Newsletter 23, November 2002

Newsletter 23, p.2

Newsletter 22, July 2002

Newsletter 22, p.2

Newsletter 21, April 2002

Newsletter 21, p.2

Newsletter 20, February 2002

Newsletter 20, p.2

Newsletter 19, October 2001

Newsletter 19, p.2

Newsletter 18, August 2001

Newsletter 18, p.2

Newsletter 17, May 2001

Newsletter 17, p.2

Newsletter 16, March 2001

Newsletter 16, p.2

Newsletter 15, November 2000

Newsletter 15, p.2

Newsletter 14, September 2000

Newsletter 14, p.2

Newsletter 13, May 2000

Newsletter 13, p.2

Newsletter 12, October 1999

Newsletter 12, p.2

Newsletter 11, July 1999

Newsletter 11, p.2

Newsletter 10, May 1999

Newsletter 10, p.2

Newsletter 9, February 1999

Newsletter 9, p.2

Newsletter 8, November 1998

Newsletter 8, p.2

Newsletter 7, October 1997

Newsletter 7, p.2

Newsletter 6, June 1997

Newsletter 6, p.2

Newsletter 5, April 1997

Newsletter 5, p.2

Newsletter 4, October 1996

Newsletter 4, p.2

Newsletter 3, June 1996

Newsletter 3 p.2

Newsletter 2, February 1996

Newsletter 1, November 1995