Murray Ross, New Zealand Endeavour Visit, Napier

Production date
09 Feb 1993
Current rights
All Rights Reserved

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About this object
Hoist the mainsail! - New Zealand Endeavour's veteran, Murray Ross, had a completely different view of the waters around Napier than on previous visits. He spent most of the afternoon below deck in the navstation and will be navigator throughout the Whitbread Race. Aged 42, Ross' first voyages to Hawke's Bay were in the flying dutchman two-person class in 1976.

Photograph taken 9 February 1993 and published in the newspaper on that date.
Production period
Production technique
Media/Materials description
16 strips of film, 48 negatives on the same subject. 7 further negatives published on the same date on the same page. Photograph cropped from original for publication in the newspaper.
Height x Width: 20 x 35mm
Subject period
Subject date
09 Feb 1993
Current rights
Collection of Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, B/1993/02/09/13/11
Credit line
gifted by the Daily Telegraph
Other number(s)
B/1993/02/09/13/11, 54846

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