Cobb & Co

Cobb & Co

The corner of Cashel and High Streets, Christchurch

1880s

Cobb & Co. established their line of coaches in Christchurch in 1863. By 1864 their coach office was on the corner of Cashel and High Streets, facing east on the Triangle. The coach driver is thought to be Joseph McFarlane (1849?-1885). In High Street to the right of their depot are Royse, Stead & Co. (William Royse and George G. Stead), grain merchants and the Simpson depot (Bernard Simpson, tobacconist and fancy goods). The music warehouse of Spensley & Co can be seen on the left, in Cashel Street.

Area: Central City / Central Christchurch - South

Reference ID: CCL-Coll22-00803

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having a day in town

2007 Santa Parade 4162018611 o

2 December 2007

Frontierland / Cobb & Co float. Photograph taken Sunday 2 December 2007, Colombo Street North of the Square

Area: Central City / Central Christchurch - North

Source: Kete Christchurch

Reference ID: CCL-Kete-31603

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