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Title Canterbury Land District No.522 : Sections 36811, 36812, and 36813, block IX, Rolleston Survey District; and sections 6 & 7 Craigmore Settlement
Collection Canterbury Land District Sale Plans
Scope & Content Canterbury Land District No.522 : Sections 36811, 36812, and 36813, block IX, Rolleston Survey District; and sections 6 & 7 Craigmore Settlement.

Lands consisting of 786 acres open for sale or lease to discharged soldiers September 4, 1917 under two schedules as outlined below.

FIRST SCHEDULE: Crown land, second-class land, Malvern County, Rolleston Survey District, situated twenty-two miles from Christchurch, and a quarter of a mile from Aylesbury Railway Station on the Christchurch-Springfield line of railway.
NOTE: these lands fall outside the South Canterbury area and have not been described further.

SECOND SCHEDULE: Settlement land, first-class land, Waimate County, Otaio Survey District, at Craigmore Settlement, situated about nineteen miles from Timaru by good road. The plan provides section sizes, adjacent rural section numbers and their owners (listed in people field).

The settlement land was offered on a renewable lease.

Scale 20 chains to 1 inch.

Commissioner of Crown Lands: W H Skinner. Printed by Authority: Marcus F Marks, Government Printer. Wellington.

Trademark: New Zealand Lands and Survey
Crown coat of arms
Object Name Map
Creator Lands & Surveys Dept, NZ
Date 1917
Medium paper
Size 620(h) x 640(w) mm
Scale 20 chains to an inch
Area / Region Waimate County : Craigmore settlement / Malvern County
Publisher Lands and Survey Dept, N.Z.
Pub Place Wellington
Pub Date August 1917
People Elworthy, Herbert (Bertie), 1878-1948
Higginbotham, S
Search Terms Craigmore Settlement
Subjects Farms
Cartography
Catalogue Number 2010/049.26