Sunday, June 15, 2014

Mystery of city skating rink

From the Maitland Mercury report:
What happened to Maitland’s Great Northern Skating Rink?
That is the question posed by Maitland District Historical Society publicity officer Val Rudkin who needs the community’s input to solve the puzzle.
Mrs Rudkin’s curiosity stems from an aerial picture taken during Maitland’s 1955 flood and an architectural drawing of a building which stood for a short period on High Street, below the post office.
Full article available at Maitland Mercury, May 31, 2014.