Damaged house, Hawke's Bay

Maker
Moodie, Frank L
Production date
Post 03 Feb 1931
Current rights
Public Domain
See full details

Object detail

About this object
This photograph depicts a house damaged by the Hawke's Bay earthquake on the 3rd of February 1931. This is the back of Geddie's house on the end of Elizabeth Street. The road behind the house slipped away in the earthquake.

It is noted with the photograph that it represents a timber house on Bluff Hill, Napier.

The photographer is thought to be Frank L Moodie, architect.
Maker
Production date
Post 03 Feb 1931
Production period
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Black and white photograph.
Measurements
Height x Width: 84 x 135mm
Subject period
Subject date
Post 03 Feb 1931
Caption
Collection of Hawke’s Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 7254 j
Credit Line
gifted by Margaret Burton
Other number(s)
m90/29, 7254 j, 76396

Share

Public comments

This is the back of Geddie's House on the end of Elizabeth Street. The road behind the house slipped away in the earthquake.

- Mario Schmidt posted 2 years ago.

Google reCaptchaThis site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.