Article image
Article image
Article image
This article displays in one automatically-generated column. View the full page to see article in its original form.



The funeral of the late Mr John Orr took place this afternoon. The body of the deceased gentleman arrived at Ashburton by the afternoon express from Christ church, and was taken to the Baring Square Church, where the funeral service was conducted by the Rev A. Peters, assisted by the Rev T. J. Wallis. The funeral cortege then proceeded to the Ashburton Cemetery, where the Rev. A. Peters conducted the final portion of the obsequies*. The cortege was one of the largest ever seen in Ashburton, some seventy oreighty vehicles and a number of persons on foot following the deceased's body to the grave. The pall bearers were Messrs A. Cltirke, T. Turfcill, J. Miller, H. Cooks, R. Henderson, and J. Kidd. Amongst those present, in addition to the deceased's four sons, we noticed His Worship the Mayor (Mr H. Davis), Measra E Aleorn, H Friedlander, F Mainwaring, F Wilding, J Scaly, C Reid, J Tucker, F Ferriman, W Silcock, X Davis, H Flower, G Hefford, J W Timmins, W Smdrey, D Miller, G W Andrew?, R Morrisey, H G Berryman, C W Purnell, H M Jones, R J Dansey, M Bruce, A Anderson, W H Collins, J M Priest, J Withell, P H Cox, W Schwartz, D Wood, J Nicholas. J Lublow, R Kerr, J Bonifant, C Dixon, J Miichell, S S Chapman, T E Upton, D Cochrane and G Jesson. A number of visitors from Chri&tchurch were also preB sntj

This article text was automatically generated and may include errors. View the full page to see article in its original form.
Permanent link to this item

Bibliographic details

Funeral., Ashburton Guardian, Volume XXII, Issue 6609, 30 June 1905

Word Count

Funeral. Ashburton Guardian, Volume XXII, Issue 6609, 30 June 1905

  1. New formats

    Papers Past now contains more than just newspapers. Use these links to navigate to other kinds of materials.

  2. Hierarchy

    These links will always show you how deep you are in the collection. Click them to get a broader view of the items you're currently viewing.

  3. Search

    Enter names, places, or other keywords that you're curious about here. We'll look for them in the fulltext of millions of articles.

  4. Search

    Browsed to an interesting page? Click here to search within the item you're currently viewing, or start a new search.

  5. Search facets

    Use these buttons to limit your searches to particular dates, titles, and more.

  6. View selection

    Switch between images of the original document and text transcriptions and outlines you can cut and paste.

  7. Tools

    Print, save, zoom in and more.

  8. Explore

    If you'd rather just browse through documents, click here to find titles and issues from particular dates and geographic regions.

  9. Need more help?

    The "Help" link will show you different tips for each page on the site, so click here often as you explore the site.