Kōrero: Beaven, Peter Jamieson

UBS (later Holiday Inn), Christchurch

A tall, white multi-level building in a city street.

Peter Beaven designed several buildings for the Canterbury Building Society and its later incarnations, including this 13-storey tower. It was an impressive presence on the pedestrian City Mall in the central city. 

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Private collection
by Ian Lochhead

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Me pēnei te tohu i te whārangi:

Ian J. Lochhead. 'Beaven, Peter Jamieson', Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, first published in 2022. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, https://teara.govt.nz/mi/biographies/6b12/beaven-peter-jamieson (accessed 1 December 2023)