Our Lady of Lourdes (Paraparaumu, N.Z.)

Located at the entrance between 14-20 Tongariro Street, Paraparaumu. 14-metre-high statue of the Virgin Mary on the 75-metre-knoll above St Patrick's Church. It was commissioned by the parish priest, Father J.S. Dunn in 1958 to mark the 100th anniversary of the apparition of the Virgin Mary at Lourdes. Built by Dutch artist Martin Roestenberg.

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Date: 19/10/58 From: The Dominion :Negatives Ref: 1/4-058715-F Description: Shelf 5 Box 20. 20/6
Date: 19/10/58 From: The Dominion :Negatives Ref: 1/4-058713-F Description: Shelf 5 Box 20. 20/4
Date: [ca 1960s-1970s] From: Edwards, Muriel, 1907-1981: Slides taken around New Zealand Ref: PA12-10631 Description: Slides taken by Muriel Edwards of religious iconography and statuary in Paraparaumu (including the first station of the cross and Our Lady of Lourdes statue)...
Exterior view of Saint Patrick's School, including a view of Our Lady of Lourdes statue on hill behind, Parapauraumu, Kapiti Coast district
Date: 1958 From: Evening post (Newspaper. 1865-2002) :Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post newspaper Ref: EP/1958/4523-F Description: Photograph taken for the Evening Post newspaper of Wellington by an unidentified staff photographer. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s). Physical Descrip...
Statue of "Our Lady of Lourdes' erected at Paraparaumu
Date: 1 Aug 1958 From: Evening post (Newspaper. 1865-2002) :Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post newspaper Ref: EP/1958/2563-F Description: Photograph taken for the Evening Post newspaper of Wellington by an unidentified staff photographer. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s). Physical Descrip...
Artist Martin Roestenberg, working on his statue of The Virgin Mary, Our Lady of Lourdes, on site at Paraparaumu, Kapiti Coast district
Date: 1958 From: Evening post (Newspaper. 1865-2002) :Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post newspaper Ref: EP/1958/4522-F Description: Photograph taken for the Evening Post newspaper of Wellington by an unidentified staff photographer. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s). Physical Descrip...
Statue of The Virgin Mary, Our Lady of Lourdes, under construction, Paraparaumu, Kapiti Coast district
Date: 1958 From: Evening post (Newspaper. 1865-2002) :Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post newspaper Ref: EP/1958/4520-F Description: Photograph taken for the Evening Post newspaper of Wellington by an unidentified staff photographer. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s). Physical Descrip...