Nelson Historical Society Journal, Volume 6, Issue 5, 2002
Brereton, CB Vanguard Of The South Wellington: Reed, 1952.
Crampton, Mac, BE, MNZIE, City Engineer; Director of Works 1983 to 1989; Director of Works & Services to 1998. Personal comments.
Dickinson, BE Historic Tahuna Nelson : The author, 1990.
Furkert, FW Early New Zealand Engineers Wellington: Reed, 1953.
Grace, AA The Jubilee History of the Nelson City Council Nelson: Evening Mail Office, 1924.
Horrocks, S Historic Nelson Wellington: Reed, 1971.
Nelson City Council Archives (with the help of Louise McDonald, Research Assistant).
Nelson City Council Heritage buildings places and objects.
Nelson Evening Mail.
Nelson Historical Society Journals.
Nelson Provincial Museum (with the assistance of Stephanie van Gaalen, Curator, Archives).
New Zealand Historic Places Trust Heritage register.
Newnham, WL Learning, Service & Achievement . 1971. (Obtained from the records of the Institution of Professional Engineers NZ.)
Ocel Consultants Ltd Tahunanui Beach Erosion Study 2001 (For the Nelson City Council.)
Toynbee, Geoffrey, BE, MNZIE, City Engineer 1962 to 1983. Personal comments.