About this object
Tall Order. Demolition foreman Graham Hill, watched by an audience of Telecom workers in the adjoining building, trips the light fantastic as he secures chains to arched roof supports at the old New Zealand Post premises in Dalton Street yesterday. The building formerly the headquarters of Townshend Motors, is being demolished to make way way for an inner-city carpark , to be completed in time for the Christmas shopping rush.
Photograph taken 4 November 1993 and published in newspaper on that date.
Daily Telegraph; 1871; 1999
04 Nov 1993
One of two strips of three negatives on same subject.
Height x Width: 20 x 35mm
Current rights code
Collection of Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, B/1993/11/04/04/15
gifted by the Daily Telegraph