Story: Methodist Church

Wesleyan Church, Carterton, 1900s (4th of 4)

Wesleyan Church, Carterton, 1900s

The starkly simple Wesleyan Church in Carterton, Wairarapa, opened in 1871 and is shown here in the early 1900s. Its design is typical of dozens of Methodist chapels built in rural districts.

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Tim Shoebridge, 'Methodist Church - The settler church', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 21 June 2024)

Story by Tim Shoebridge, published 5 May 2011, reviewed & revised 4 Apr 2018