St John's Anglican Cathedral, Napier

Production date
Post 03 Feb 1931
Current rights
Public Domain

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About this object
The photograph shows St John's Anglican Cathedral, Napier, after the 3 February 1931 earthquake and subsequent fire. Only a small section of an exterior wall of the Cathedral remains standing. The walls of the Waiapu Diocesan Office Building and Synod Hall, which was a separate building, can be seen in the background. Browning Street has been cleared of debris to allow for vehicle and public access.

Photographer, Percy Sorrell.
Date, post 3 February 1931.
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Hand coloured glass.
Height x Width: 82 x 82mm
Subject period
Subject date
Post 03 Feb 1931
Current rights
Collection of Hawke’s Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, [70604]
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