People Post – The Place, The People, A Timeline

The four eras of Lebrina Historic House Researched, written by & with thanks to Kathy Duncombe Situated in a prominent position at the corner of Cross Street and the Main Road (New Town Rd), New Town, Lebrina’s story is one of longevity. Lebrina stands on part (1 acre, 1 rood, 26 perches) of the 157 […]

Obituary for Mr Thomas White, builder/owner of Lebrina

The Mercury (Wed 23/09/1885) Death of an Old Colonist Today we have to chronicle the death of another old respected colonist of 53 yrs standing, in the person of Mr Thomas White, builder, of New Town, who died at his residence yesterday at the age of 79 yrs. Mr White was born at Norfolk, England, […]