Napier from Shakespeare Road

Allrich, A
Production date
Circa 1875
Current rights
Public Domain
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About this object
The photograph is taken above Shakespeare Road in Napier looking towards Cape Kidnappers. The large building behind the picket fence is the Provincial Council Chambers. On the left is the Napier Post Office. Hastings Street can be seen in front of the Post Office. Browning Street is behind the Provincial Council Chambers. The Masonic Hotel is the two storeyed building directly behind the Chambers. It faces Marine Parade.

Photographer A Allrich, Port Napier.
Production date
Circa 1875
Production period
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Black & white photograph glued to card.
Photograph: Height x Width: 58 x 96mm
Card: Height x Width: 62 x 104mm
M Oliver 19 Nelson Crescent Napier, Inscription, Handwritten
H.B. Art Gallery & Museum, Stamp, Stamp
A Allrich Photo Port, Napier New Zealand, Stamp, Stamp
Subject period
Subject date
Circa 1875
Collection of Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 506
Credit Line
gifted by Miss M Oliver
Other number(s)
47/148, 506, 75182
Accession number


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