Alton, New Zealand

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Alton
Alton is located in Taranaki Region
Alton
Alton
Coordinates: 39°39′55″S 174°26′47″E / 39.66528°S 174.44639°E / -39.66528; 174.44639
Country New Zealand
Region Taranaki
District South Taranaki District

Alton is a small rural community in south Taranaki, in the western North Island of New Zealand. It is located between the towns of Hawera and Patea.

Further reading[edit]

General historical works[edit]

  • "Alton School and district jubilee, 1981: 15th, 16th and 17th May". Alton, [N.Z.] ; New Plymouth, [N.Z.]: Alton School and District Centennial Committee ; Taranaki Newspapers. 1981. 

Business history[edit]

Churches[edit]

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Schools[edit]

  • "Alton School and district jubilee, 1981: 15th, 16th and 17th May". Alton, [N.Z.] ; New Plymouth, [N.Z.]: Alton School and District Centennial Committee ; Taranaki Newspapers. 1981. 
  • "School register index: Manutahi 1880-1985: Mokoia 1904-1984: Hurleyville 1892-1985: Kakaramea 1880-1985". n.p.: n.p. n.d. 
  • Nevil M. Hislop (1956). "Alton School: 75th anniversary: souvenir booklet: jubilee, 11th-13th May 1956". Alton, [N.Z.] ; Hawera, [N.Z.]: Alton School and District Centennial Committee ; Hawera Star. 

Coordinates: 39°40′S 174°27′E / 39.667°S 174.450°E / -39.667; 174.450