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Cobden Directory 1865-66

Township of Cobden, Nelson side of the Grey River, opposite Greymouth township, one mile up from bar at mouth of River.

Name Occupation Location Detail
Kinnersley, T S Warden  & Police magistrate
Harris - Clerk to above
Allan & Co Wholesale Wine & Spirit Merchants
Hamilton, John Hamilton Hotel
Hughston, R J & Co Commercial Hotel
McInerny, Patrick Empire Hotel
McPharland, P Baker
Wilkie, William Importer & Storekeeper
Morgan, Richard Golden Age Hotel
Ross & McGill Bootmakers
New Zealand Pie-house & Bakery
Philips, J C & H Merchants
Reid, John Cobden Hotel
Taylor, Charles Bruna Seam Coal Company Manager - Charles Taylor
Button & Co Nelson Brewery


Flagstaff Point Directory 1865-66

Embryo township, not yet proclaimed, three-quarters of a mile down the river from Cobden, on same side, in which more business is doing considerably than in Cobden - it being on the direct road to the North Beach Diggings - called Flagstaff Point.

Name Occupation Location Detail
Brown, William Grocer & Fruiterer William
Connelly & martin Diggers Rest Hotel
Seymour, Ed Liverpool Arms Hotel
Fenton, James Grocer
Lesley & Kelly, S Boatman's Arms Hotel
Joliffe, Thomas Union Hotel
Cameron & Hutchinson Royal Hotel
Davidson, George Star Hotel
Mulligan, C Greymouth Hotel
Lohman, Geo Blacksmith
Ross, Mrs All Nations' Hotel
Kane, Emma Shamrock Hotel
Grundy, Alfred Flagstaff Hotel & Store
Frazer, Edward Club Hotel