About this object
A photograph of the Napier Breakwater taken in the 1880s.

The photograph is taken from the port looking toward the end of the breakwater. A steam crane is visible at the end of the breakwater moving large containers. There are several people visible at the end of the breakwater.

Photographer: C D Cornford.
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Black and white photograph glued to card.
Height x Width: 97 x 262mm
C.D. Cornford, Stamp, Stamped
Subject period
Display location
Current rights
Collection of Hawke’s Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 2048
Credit Line
gifted by Mr C D Cornford
Other number(s)
56/28, 2048, 76839
Accession number

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