Street Stories: Politicians and Others
The Kummer family is remembered in Kummer Crescent, which was formed from land owned by F.W.H. Kummer. Mr Kummer was a noted athlete in his younger days, representing Wairarapa at rugby, but also being well known as a shooter. In adult life he farmed at Mauriceville, where he was a member of the Mauriceville County Council and of the Wairarapa Hospital Board. Kummer Crescent was built in 1953.
Pic: Kummer Crescent was once owned by F.W.H. KUmmer.