Rakaia, Napier Port

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About this object
A photograph depicting the Rakaia vessel at Napier Port taken in the late 1940s or 1950s. Bluff Hill is visible in the background.

The photograph is taken looking at the bow end of the ship with the port side of the ship visible along the wharf.

There is a shunt carrier visible to the right of the ship on the wharf. Haulage or rail lines are visible along the wharf.

Photographer: Dave Williams.
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Black and white photograph glued to card
Photograph: Height x Width: 103 x 79mm
Display location
Current rights
Collection of Hawke’s Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, W293
Credit Line
gifted by H J Williams
Other number(s)
W293, 76656

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