Outfall Construction, 1930s

Current rights
Public Domain

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About this object
An image of a man at the controls of a machine used in the construction of the Hastings’ city waste water outfall in the 1930s.

The photograph is taken below the machine's cab looking up at the occupier.
The man appears to be using crane levers. He is looking into into the distance.
The photograph is likely to have been taken on the foreshore near Haumoana or Clive during construction of the outlet pipe.

Photographer, Dave Williams.
Date, unknown.
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Black and white photograph glued to card
Photograph: Height x Width: 110 x 80mm
Subject period
Current rights
Collection of Hawke’s Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, W301 (b)
Credit line
gifted by H J Williams
Other number(s)
W301 (b), 76753

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