Posts Tagged ‘Historic Place’

Petition aims to save Erskine College chapel and former convent

Tuesday, April 24th, 2012

Steven Buck has begun a campaign to save Erskine College, a heritage building in Island Bay that has been red-stickered as an earthquake risk. When the Learning Connexion was based at the College, Mr Buck graduated from an art course there and developed a great affection for the history and design of the building. He Read more

Erskine College gets an orange sticker – red one on the way

Tuesday, March 27th, 2012

Island Bay’s Erskine College has been orange stickered by the Wellington City Council and could face demolition. Erskine College was a Catholic Girls School which closed down in the 1980s. It was used by an Art School until Feb 2009. The chapel continues to be used for weddings. An orange sticker means that a building Read more