Hastings Post Office, corner of Queen and Russell Streets, Hastings

Moodie, Frank L
Production date
Post 03 Feb 1931
Current rights
Public Domain
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About this object
This photograph depicts the Post and Telegraph Office in Hastings after the Hawke's Bay earthquake on the 3rd of February 1931.

This two-storied brick building was constructed in 1910 with additions made in 1928. These additions survived the earthquake but the 1910 wing collapsed.

The photographer is thought to be Frank L Moodie, architect.
Production date
Post 03 Feb 1931
Production period
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Black and white photograph.
Height x Width: 84 x 136mm
Subject period
Subject date
Post 03 Feb 1931
Collection of Hawke’s Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 7258 i
Credit Line
gifted by Margaret Burton
Other number(s)
m90/33, 7258 i, 76768


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