About this object
A general view photograph of Ahuriri and Western Spit. The photograph is possibly taken from Lighthouse Reserve, Bluff Hill.

The North British Freezing Works are visible at the end of the Western Spit with its private wharf jutting out into the bay. A ship is visible in the bay.

The partial reclamation of North Pond, achieved by dredging is visible to the left over the hill. The development of industry around the port is apparent.

Photographer unknown.
Date unknown.
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Black and white photograph.
Height x Width: 106 x 143mm
Box 10, Inscription, Handwritten
Display location
Current rights
Other number(s)
923, 75816

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