Port Ahuriri, Napier

Production date
Post 03 Feb 1931
Current rights
Public Domain

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About this object
The photograph shows a building at Ahuriri after the devastating 3 February 1931 earthquake. The front of the building has sheared off completely exposing machinery within the interior. A railway line runs in front of the building and there are railway trucks to the side of the line.

Photographer, Dave Williams.
Date, post 3 February 1931.
Production period
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Black & white photograph.
Height x Width: 80 x 105mm
Subject period
Subject date
Post 03 Feb 1931
Current rights
Collection of Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, W63 (c)
Credit line
gifted by H J Williams
Other number(s)
W63 (c), W.8/69, 71787

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