Fairhall

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Fairhall
Fairhall is located in New Zealand Marlborough
Fairhall
Fairhall
Coordinates: 41°31′47″S 173°52′41″E / 41.52972°S 173.87806°E / -41.52972; 173.87806Coordinates: 41°31′47″S 173°52′41″E / 41.52972°S 173.87806°E / -41.52972; 173.87806
Country New Zealand
Region Marlborough

Fairhall is a locality in Marlborough, New Zealand. Blenheim is about 7.5 km to the northeast. The Fairhall River runs past to the west.[1][2]

The river and locality were named in 1847 for a chainman in a survey team in the area.[3]

Education[edit]

Fairhall School is a coeducational full primary (years 1-8) school with a decile rating of 10 and a roll of 212.[4] The school opened in 1877.[5]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Peter Dowling (editor) (2004). Reed New Zealand Atlas. Reed Books. pp. map 61. ISBN 0-7900-0952-8. 
  2. ^ Roger Smith, GeographX (2005). The Geographic Atlas of New Zealand. Robbie Burton. pp. map 139. ISBN 1-877333-20-4. 
  3. ^ Discover New Zealand:A Wises Guide (9th ed.). 1994. p. 295. 
  4. ^ "Te Kete Ipurangi - Fairhall School". Ministry of Education. [permanent dead link]
  5. ^ "Welcome to the Fairhall School Website". Fairhall School.