Location 92
Dwelling #92
Map 5

North Road



Dwelling #92. North Road, north side, center of orchard,

Still Standing


Construction Details

Pug, cement plastered with timber and corrugated iron roof.

Location Type


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Interested Parties

The table below shows the groups of people that had an interest in this property, either as owners, residents, tenants or shareholders. Clicking on the 'Details' link will display a list of the individuals in the group along with any known historical information about them.

Group Date Description
1 c1876-1911 William Anderson Details
2 1904-1911 Gideon Anderson (2) Details
3 1911-1912 Earnest Hervey Details
4 1912-1948 John Hodson (Jack) (2) Details
5 1912-1950 Mrs Daisy Hodson Details
6 1950-1981 James Lewis Hodson Details
7 1981-2002 John Cameron Butel Details
8 2002 - Domain Road Vineyard Details


The table below shows any historical notes about the location.

Note Date Short Description Note Text
1369 c1876/c1886 Dwelling #92 was built. Somewhere during this time William Anderson may have built dwelling #92. The house stood empty and without a roof for four years, possibly due to lack of funds.
1380 c1913 John and Daisy Hodson may have moved to dwelling #92. It appears that about this time Mr John Hodson (2) of dwelling #244 may have married. The couple moved into dwelling #92.
1383 1949 Death of John Hodson (2) In March of 1949 Mr Hodson (2) was fatally injured in his Shepherds Creek Coal Mine (see location #243). At this point the ownership of dwelling #92 passed to his widow, Daisy Hodson. Her son James Lewis Hodson (Jim) lived with her until she died.
1384 1950 Death of Daisy Hodson. On 6 Mar 1950 Mrs Daisy Hodson died and the ownership of dwelling #92 passed to her son James Lewis Hodson
1386 c1950 Jim built a new fruit packing shed and replanted the orchard. Jim Hodson built a new fruit packing shed and coolstore (location #486). He also replanted the orchard which his father had planted in 1919. The mainly apple trees were replaced by apricots, with some apples, peaches, pears, plums and cherries.
1387 c1970 Jim built a new house in Domain Road Jim Hodson built a new house in Domain Road, opposite dwelling #93. Dwelling #92 was left empty and used for storage.
1388 1981 Jim Hodson sold dwelling #92 and his orchard to Mr John Butel. Jim Hodson sold dwelling #92 and his orchard to Mr John Butel.
1390 2002 Dominan Road Vineyard - initial shareholders ( not - they have now changed ) The original shareholders in Domain Road Vineyard were Garry Applegarth, Robin Dicie, Graham Crosbie and others. The company restored dwelling #92 and rented it out.


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Image Id Source Date Short Description
232 Mr J Butel c1890s Dwelling #92 (centre) and Dwelling #442 (right rear) View Image
305 Paul Crump 1998 Dwelling #92 - looking north west. View Image
306 Paul Crump 1998 Dwelling #92 - looking north east. View Image
824 Mr J L Hodson Collection c1930 Dwelling #92 - West side. View Image
864 Cyclopdia of NZ 1899 Edition c1898 William Anderson - Dwelling #92 View Image
2425 Paul Crump - Bannockburn as at 1980 Dwelling #92 - Domain Road View Image