Dalgety & Company Ltd

Dalgety and Company Ltd, Dalgety's (Firm)

Merchants and woolbrokers with branches in Australia, New Zealand, and London. Established in 1884 when the Dalgety companies in Australia, New Zealand and London were incorporated as a limited liability company, with F.G. Dalgety as Chairman until his death in 1894. The firm name became Dalgety & New Zealand Loan Ltd when it merged with the New Zealand Loan & Mercantile Angency Co. Ltd in 1962. In 1983 it merged with Crown Consolidated Ltd to become Dalgety Crown Corporation Ltd. In 1986 it was called Dalgety Crown Ltd and was acquired by Wrightson NMA Ltd, later (in 1993) to become Wrightson Ltd.

Had office building in Featherston Street.

Wool and Grain Stores were located at 238-242 Thorndon Quay - they were constructed in 1905 and demolished in 1985.

There are 83 related items to this topic
Date: 1929 From: [Architectural plans collected by Bulleyment Fortune architects. 1890-1900s] By: Crichton McKay & Haughton (Firm) Ref: Plans-91-0808/0809 Description: Shows floor plan, section, and section through new partition. Quantity: 2 plan(s). Physical Description: Pencil and ink drawings on tracing paper, sizes va...
Date: 1900 - 1910 From: [Architectural plans collected by Bulleyment Fortune architects. 1890-1900s] By: Crichton & McKay (Firm) Ref: Plans-91-0799 Description: Shows elevations of a counter, screen and desk, possibly in the premises of Dalgety & Company, Wanganui. Quantity: 1 plan(s). Physical Description: Ink dra...
Crichton, McKay & Haughton :Remodelling and strengthening of premises, Wanganui, for Messrs Dalgety & Co. Ltd. [1930s?]
Date: 1930 - 1940 From: [Architectural plans collected by Bulleyment Fortune architects. 1890-1900s] By: Crichton McKay & Haughton (Firm) Ref: Plans-91-0797 Description: Shows existing and altered elevation to a two-storeyed facade. Quantity: 1 plan(s). Physical Description: Pencil drawing on tracing paper, 380 x 400 mm.
Crichton & McKay :[Wool store and other premises of Messrs Dalgety & Co. Ltd., Wanganui. October 1907-July 1918]
Date: 1907 - 1918 From: [Architectural plans collected by Bulleyment Fortune architects. 1890-1900s] By: Crichton & McKay (Firm) Ref: Plans-91-0793/0796 Description: Includes floor plans, elevations and sections of a wool store (1918); floor plans, elevations and sections of a dining room and office (1907); and floor plan...
Date: 1971-1989 From: Stephenson&Turner NZ Ltd :Photographs relating to New Zealand architectural projects Ref: PAColl-9842-03 Description: Buildings designed by Stephenson and Turner, and other Wellington buildings. Those designed by Stephenson and Turner include - The Colonial Mutual Life (CML...
Date: Circa 1910s to 1920s From: Godber, Albert Percy, 1875-1949 :Collection of albums, prints and negatives Ref: 1/4-038984-G Description: View of a steam locomotive travelling along a raised embankment beside Wellington Harbour. The Hutt Road is on the right; Dalgety's Wool and Grain Stores, ce...
Date: 1911 From: [Architectural plans collected by Bulleyment Fortune architects. 1890-1900s] By: Crichton & McKay (Firm) Ref: Plans-91-0786/0787 Description: Shows ground and first floor plans, front elevation, sections, roof plan. Quantity: 2 plan(s). Physical Description: Ink and watercolour on dresed linen, 8...
Date: 1911 From: Hill, Perry Martin, 1926-2005 :[Architectural plans. 1960-1990s] By: Crichton & McKay (Firm) Ref: Plans-2007-030-0535 Description: Shows front elevation, section, and ground and first floor plans. Collected by architect Martin Hill as part of Project 787. Quantity: 1 plan(s). Physical...
Date: 1943-1951 From: Daniell, Frederick Charles, 1879-1953 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-3763-4/5/52 Description: Quantity: 1 folder(s).
Date: 1910-1950 From: Dalgety New Zealand Ltd :Photographs By: Clifford, Henry Herbert, 1872-1949 Ref: PA1-o-1049 Description: Album of portraits of staff of Dalgety and Company Ltd, Christchurch, donated to Robert Parker Glen in December 1910. The photographs were taken by Henry He...
Date: May-Jul 1895 From: Hall, John (Sir), 1824-1907 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-1784-212 Description: Identified correspondents entered in the Name field; also includes letter from Harman with plan of block bounded by Falsgrave Street, Shakespeare Road and th...
Date: 1941 - 1949 From: [Architectural plans collected by Bulleyment Fortune architects. 1890-1900s] By: Haughton & McKeon (Firm); Crichton McKay & Haughton (Firm) Ref: Plans-91-0804/0807 Description: Includes section and part plan of the woolstore, general office ground floor plan. Includes one plan by Crichton McKay & Haughton. Quantity: 4 plan(s). Ph...
Date: 1911 - 1925 - 1936 - 1942 From: [Architectural plans collected by Bulleyment Fortune architects. 1890-1900s] By: Crichton McKay & Haughton (Firm) Ref: Plans-91-0813/0829 Description: Includes foundation plan, ground, first and second floor and roof plan; sections, front and back elevations. Quantity: 17 plan(s). Physical Description: In...
Date: 1907 From: [Architectural plans collected by Bulleyment Fortune architects. 1890-1900s] By: Crichton & McKay (Firm) Ref: Plans-91-0798 Description: Shows elevations of sheep gates and cattle gates, and a ground plan of the sheep and cattle yards, showing how each door swings. Signed by Dalgety and Compan...
Date: 1971 From: Eiby, George Allison, 1918-1992 :[Wellington sketchbook]. 1971. Ref: E-468-f-008 Description: View of the Thorndon overbridge from Thorndon Quay. The three-storey Dalgety's wool store is on the right and a petrol station on the other side of the overb...
Date: 1941 From: [Architectural plans collected by Bulleyment Fortune architects. 1890-1900s] By: Crichton McKay & Haughton (Firm) Ref: Plans-91-0733/0735 Description: Includes floor plans, detail in bar room. Quantity: 3 plan(s). Physical Description: Diazo print, and pencil drawings on tracing paper, sizes varying up to...
Date: 1950 - 1959 By: Dalgety & Company Ltd Ref: Eph-A-WOOL-1950s-01 Description: Four identical joined buff-coloured labels for attaching to wool bales, wool bags or bundles of skins, to be sent to Dalgety & Co., Limited, Auckland. Sugge...
Date: Date unknown From: Thornton, Geoffrey Garth, 1922-2017: Papers and photographs relating to industrial and construction heritage Ref: PA12-12261 Description: Transparencies of concrete construction in New Zealand, taken by Geoffrey Thornton or Jocelyn Thornton. Each slide mount is annotated with the name or brief ...
Date: 1942 - 1943 From: [Architectural plans collected by Bulleyment Fortune architects. 1890-1900s] By: Crichton McKay & Haughton (Firm) Ref: Plans-91-0810/0812 Description: Shows elevations and sections, with details of sections. Quantity: 3 plan(s). Physical Description: Ink drawings on dressed linen, and pencil drawing on tr...
Date: 1987-1996 From: Shephard, Wayne, active 1990-2001: Papers relating to Wellington buildings Ref: 2007-116-144 Description: File comprises Archive of Wellington Architecture research forms. Some forms include newspaper cuttings. Selected names indexed. Quantity: 1 folder(s).