John Castle Chemists

Castle's Chemists, Castle's Pharmacy

The oldest original chemist in New Zealand. Established in 1888 by John Castle, at 139 Riddiford Street. Five of his children also became chemists, each opening a chemist store around Wellington. [Source: http://www.johncastle.co.nz/]

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Ref: PAColl-6132 Description: Arrangement: Negatives at 1/2-075313 to 075314 Quantity: 2 b&w copy negative(s).
Date: [1910s-1980s] From: Castle family :Photographs By: Spencer Digby Studios; Jauncey, Philip Henry, 1902-1982 Ref: PAColl-9642 Description: Photographs relating to the Castle family. Includes photographs of an organ at the Whanganui Museum, Wellington Zoo, voyage to England, views of London and o...
Date: 1940 By: Murray-Oliver, Anthony Audrey St. Clair Murray, 1915-1986 Ref: Eph-A-PHOTO-1940-01 Description: Wallet for photographic prints, issued by a photographic developer, shows an advertisement for Kodak Verichrome film, illustrated on the wallet flap in yello...
John Castle's chemist shop, 139 Riddiford Street, Newtown, Wellington - Photograph taken by Jack Short
Date: [ca 10 Sep 1981] From: Dominion Post (Newspaper): Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post and Dominion newspapers By: Short, Jack, active 1977 Ref: EP-Industry-Medicines and pharmaceutical-01 Description: John Castle's chemist shop, 139 Riddiford Street, Newtown, Wellington. Exterior view. Photograph taken circa 10 September 1981 by an Evening Post staff photo...
Pharmacist Ronald Castle preparing medicine at his shop on 139 Riddiford Street, Newtown, Wellington - Photograph taken by Jack Short
Date: [ca 10 Sep 1981] From: Dominion Post (Newspaper): Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post and Dominion newspapers By: Short, Jack, active 1977 Ref: EP-Industry-Medicines and pharmaceutical-03 Description: Pharmacist Ronald Castle preparing medicine at John Castle's chemist shop, 139 Riddiford Street, Newtown, Wellington. Photograph taken circa 10 September 198...
Potions, pills and powders from the collection of patent medicines in the museum above John Castle's chemist shop, Newtown, Wellington - Photograph taken by Jack Short
Date: [ca 10 Sep 1981] From: Dominion Post (Newspaper): Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post and Dominion newspapers By: Short, Jack, active 1977 Ref: EP-Industry-Medicines and pharmaceutical-06 Description: Potions, pills and powders from the collection of patent medicines in the museum above John Castle's chemist shop, Newtown, Wellington. Photograph taken circ...
Ornamental china specie jar in the museum above John Castle's chemist shop, Newtown, Wellington - Photograph taken by Jack Short
Date: [ca 10 Sep 1981] From: Dominion Post (Newspaper): Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post and Dominion newspapers By: Short, Jack, active 1977 Ref: EP-Industry-Medicines and pharmaceutical-05 Description: Ornamental china specie jar in the museum above John Castle's chemist shop, Newtown, Wellington. Photograph taken circa 10 September 1981 by an Evening Post...
John Castle's chemist shop, 139 Riddiford Street, Newtown, Wellington - Photograph taken by Jack Short
Date: [ca 10 Sep 1981] From: Dominion Post (Newspaper): Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post and Dominion newspapers By: Short, Jack, active 1977 Ref: EP-Industry-Medicines and pharmaceutical-02 Description: John Castle's chemist shop, 139 Riddiford Street, Newtown, Wellington. Interior view. Pharmacist Ronald Castle stands behind the till. Photograph taken circa...