(Above) Building 33, the formerMt Albert pumping stationbuilding, built 1904, designed byHenry H. Metcalfe. Photo takenby the author, 17 September 2006.(Right) The Takapuna PumpHouse, Killarney Park, besideLake Pupuke. Note mirror-imageplacement of door and windows,and compare with photograph ontitle page. Photo taken by theauthor 18 February 2007.Title page map detail from 1892 Map of Eden County, NZ Department of Lands and Survey(copy in Avondale-Waterview Historical Society Collection, also available as NZ Map 4785,Special Collections). This is one of the earliest maps of the asylum springs.Insert photograph of the Mt Albert pumping station on title page by very kind permission of Dick Scott, author of
In Old Mt Albert.
This was scanned from a published image of a 1911montage of the first Mt Albert Borough Council, 1911, opposite p.64 in the 1983 reprint of Mr. Scott’s book. The original image, and the montage, has not yet been found. My sincerethanks to Mr. Scott, and those who have hunted on my request for the original image.Printed by: Words Incorporated, 557 Blockhouse Bay Road, Blockhouse Bay, Auckland