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The Kids Statue, Waihi, New Zealand
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member willbuild
S 37° 23.432 E 175° 50.510
60H E 397478 N 5861174
Quick Description: The Kids Statue, Seddon Street, Waihi, New Zealand.
Location: North Island, New Zealand
Date Posted: 2/28/2010 7:43:03 PM
Waymark Code: WM8AGM
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Long Description:
Seddon Street is the main shopping street in Waihi

Statues in the main street also help form the ‘Heart of Gold’ identity. Tthe Statues of 'The Kids" is on the foot path outside a small reserve next to 53 Seddon Street

Warm water pumped from the early Martha Mine undeground workings flowed down the deep gutters where children loitered and played. These statues portray this activity.
Name or use 'Unknown' if not known: The Kids Statue

Figure Type: Human

Artist Name or use 'Unknown' if not known: Donald Petterson

Date created or placed or use 'Unknown' if not known: 2001

Materials used: Bronze

Location: Main shopping street of Waihi, Seddon Street

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