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Pre 1930
BUSINESSES & SHOPS
THAMES, NEW ZEALAND

Link to
MY THAMES GENEALOGY & HISTORY RESOURCE PAGES

Updated 9 March 2011
AIM: To compile a list of early Thames businesses (excluding Mining agents/mines/batteries) and show these pictorially via their advertisments

WHY: To find what shops were in Thames, who ran them, what they sold; while learning more about the Life & Times of our early Thamesites

Email ALTHEA if you have any contributions (photos, article, family related history you would like to share)

LIST OF BUSINESSES-- available also via Thames blog

BUSINESSES LISTED A to Z: (NB some are on multiple pages)
A  B  C  D  E  F  G  H  I  J  K  L  M  N  O  P  Q  R  S  T  U  V  W  X  Y  Z

BUSINESS Advertisments:
Coming soon
The Evening Star/Thames Star Newspaper provides a wealth of information on the businesses including their adverts

BUSINESS Photos: Coming soon

RESOURCE FOLDERS: One to two page summary sheets for each business listed has been compiled and is available at The Treasury, Thames.

HOTELS ARE COVERED here

THAMES GAS WORKS
Corner of Mary & Queen Streets, Thames
(Photo: From David Arbury Collection, Thames Treasury)