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VUW Wellington Scottish Interest Group-The Deans Family – Canterbury’s legend of heartache, tenacity and triumph

September 28, 2021 All day

Fifth generation member of the family, Nicky Hobbs will ‘show’ us beautiful Riccarton House (acquired by Christchurch Council in 1947) and share the story of these amazing Scottish pioneers, including Jane’s ten-year wait in Scotland to marry John until he got established in this new country, then, as a widow made her family prosper  at the Victoria University of Wellington Law SchoolOld Government Buildings, Lambton Quay (between Bunny and Whitmore Sts);  entrance door from Bunny St. Info: www.wellyscots.wordpress.com

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