Kōrero: Historic earthquakes

Grand Hotel, Hastings (2 o 3)

Grand Hotel, Hastings

The quake badly damaged the Grand Hotel in Hastings, leaving its floors exposed. The front of the hotel collapsed into Heretaunga Street and killed eight people.

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Alexander Turnbull Library
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Eileen McSaveney, 'Historic earthquakes - The 1931 Hawke’s Bay earthquake', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/4556/grand-hotel-hastings (accessed 30 September 2020)

He kōrero nā Eileen McSaveney, i tāngia i te 12 Jun 2006, reviewed & revised 28 Mar 2011, updated 1 Nov 2017