Bluff Hill slip, Breakwater Road, Napier

Moodie, Frank L
Production date
Post 03 Feb 1931
Current rights
Public Domain
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About this object
This photograph depicts Bluff Hill from Marine Parade after the Hawke's Bay earthquake on the 3rd of February 1931.

The earthquake caused a slip at the base of Bluff Hill which blocked Breakwater Road.

The photographer is thought to be Frank Moodie.
Production date
Post 03 Feb 1931
Production period
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Black and white photograph.
Height x Width: 60 x 88mm
Subject period
Subject date
Post 03 Feb 1931
Collection of Hawke’s Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 7247 h
Credit Line
gifted by Captain Fred Chapman
Other number(s)
m90/22, 7247 h, 75876


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