Altavady farm

1950s to 1960s

Altavady farm

1950s to 1960s

Altavady Farm, Waitaki.

Creator: John Abernethy

Area: Other / Outside of Canterbury

Contributor: Yvonne Dixon

Source: Entry in the 2021 Christchurch City Libraries Photo Hunt

Source: View in Canterbury Stories

Reference ID: CCL-PH21-Abernethy-04-001

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