Hastings Street, Napier

Production date
Post 03 Feb 1931

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About this object
The photograph shows Hastings Street, Napier taken after the devastating earthquake and subsequent fire of 3 February 1931. The debris from the road and footpath has been removed to allow vehicle and public access. The tram line is still present in the road. The remains of the Waiapu Diocesan Office Building and Synod Hall can be seen behind the damaged buildings.

Photographer, unknown.
Date, post 3 February 1931.
Production period
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Hand coloured glass.
Height x Width: 82 x 82mm
Subject period
Subject date
Post 03 Feb 1931
Display location
Current rights
Collection of Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, [70582]
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