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Description
A rolled canvas scroll with a circular wooden pin affixed across the top edge and a rectangular wooden pin along the base. The canvas rolls out and displays a list of 27 street names. Each listed name has a red A at the start, followed by a number At the end of each street list is the suburb name Pt Chev. The list has been constructed within a hand drawn graphite grid, ensuring precision in execution. The Street names listed are street of the Auckland suburb, Avondale, and is names as 'Circuit A'
Collection
Media/Materials
Processed Material/Textile/Canvas
Signature/Marks and Type
Avondale - A Circuit Inscribed
A 1.2.1 CONNAUGHTS ST. & ARMAGH RD. PT CHEV/ A 53 NEW WINDSOR RD. & MAIORO ST. PT CHEV./ A 52 GT. NORTH RD. OUTSIDE ST. BRIDE'S CONVENT PT CHEV. / A 51 TOTARA AVE. & KAURI ST NEW LYNN. PT CHEV./ A 45 E.S.&A. ROBINSON ASTLEY AVE. NEW LYNN. PT CHEV./ A 44 CRUM BRICK NEW LYNN PT CHEV./ A 43 EDUCATION DEPT. STORE HOLLY ST. PT CHEV./ A 42 AMALGAMATED BRICK TOTARA AV. PT CHEV./ A 41 WORMALD BROS. PORTAGE RD. PT CHEV./ A 35 ST. GEORGES RD. & KELVINSIDE TCE. PT CHEV./ A 34 TELEPHONE EX. ST. JUDE ST. PT. CHEV./ A 33 ST. GEORGES RD. & GREAT NTH. RD. PT. CHEV./ A 32 ST GEORGES RD. & CHALMERS ST. PT CHEV./ A 31. ST. GEORGES RD. & WOLVERTON ST PT CHEV./ A 25 ASTLEYS TANNERY PORTAGE RD. PT. CHE./ A 24 TAYLOR ST. & MATATA ST. PT CHEV./ A 23 TAYLOR ST. & PUKETEA ST. PT CHEV/ A 22 TAYLOR ST. & BOLTON RD PT. CHEV./ A 21 BLOCKHOUSE BAY RD & DONOVAN ST. PT CHEV./ A 15 BLOCKHOUSE BAY RD. & GILFILLAN ST. PT CHEV./ A 14 BLOCKHOUSE BAY RD. opp MISSION HALL PT CHEV./ A 13 BLOCKHOUSE BAY RD. & MIRANDA ST. PT CHEV./ A 12 BLOCKHOUSE BAY RD. & WOLVERTON ST. PT CHEV./ A 5 BLOCKHOUSE BAY RD. & NEW WINDSOR RD. PT CHEV./ A 4 NEW WINDSOR RD. at first bend. PT CHEV./ A 2 METHUEN RD & BOLLARD AV. PT CHEV/ BACK UP/ AVONDALE A CIRCUIT Hand-written
Accession No
F850.2002
Credit Line
Area Map, F850.2002. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).
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