Post Office, Hastings

Production date
Post 03 Feb 1931
Current rights
Public Domain

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About this object
The photograph shows the damage to Hastings Post Office which was situated on the corner of Queen and Russell Streets, Hastings. The damage was caused by the devastating 3 February 1931 earthquake. The corner of the building has completely collapsed causing the interior to be exposed.

Photographer, Cyril Walter Lambourne.
Date, post 3 February 1931.
Production period
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Black & white photograph.
Height x Width: 167 x 216mm
Subject period
Subject date
Post 03 Feb 1931
Current rights
Collection of Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 12008
Credit line
gifted by A F Tucker
Other number(s)
m2003/9/54, 12008, 71303

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