Lest We Forget

Aurora Hotel: 1852 – 2010
19 November 2010: An historic 124-year-old Auckland hotel has been demolished overnight
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Bethany Centre
The building at 35 Dryden St in Grey Lynn was a Salvation Army-run maternity hospital for unmarried women for almost 100 years before shutting its doors last year.
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Erawan Thai Restaurant
If ever there was a story-book villa, it’s the grand old dame standing guard over the corner of Jervois Rd and Lawrence St; for the past 20 years, home to the Erawan Thai Restaurant. It looks down from its ridge-top roost over row upon row of lesser villas stretching out across Ponsonby and Grey Lynn.
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His Majesty’s Theatre 1902 – 1988
His Majesty’s Theatre was completed in 1902 to designs by the Australian William Pitt with local firm Edward Mahoney & Sons. A permit for its demolition was issued on 31 December 1987 (reportedly after hours), and its destruction began in early 1988.
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