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About this object
An early image of Westshore and Port Ahuriri taken from Hospital Hill. Gough and Māori Island are visible as separate land masses before reclamation of the area and the development of West Quay. Ships are visible moored at the Iron Pot. The Western Spit has few if any buildings on it.

Photographer unknown.
Date, 1863.
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Black and white photograph.
Measurements
Height x Width: 60 x 157mm
Signature/Inscription
Spit 1863, Inscription, Handwritten
163 - 164, Inscription, Handwritten
Subject period
Subject date
1863
Display location
Current rights
Caption
Collection of Hawke’s Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 6752
Other number(s)
6752, 76238

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