The Oriental Bay Tea Kiosk, Oriental Parade, Wellington
A view of Oriental Bay, Wellington in 1914, showing people strolling along the sea front with a tram travelling towards the city. The Oriental Bay Tea Kiosk is on the right and some residential houses on the left of the kiosk. Photograph taken by Sydney Charles Smith.
The Oriental Bay Tea Kiosk, Oriental Bay, Wellington was in use as a tea kiosk, 1914-1918. Was known as the Oriental Bay Private Hotel and tea kiosk, 1917-1920. Became the Oriental Private Hotel (1921-1944/5), YWCA Hostel 1944/5-1957 and in 1959 was the Labour Department Hostel. It was demolished ca 1981.
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