Napier Breakwater

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Public Domain
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About this object
View 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, unknown.
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Black and white photograph mounted in an album.
Measurements
Photograph: Height x Width: 147 x 239mm
Album: Height x Width x Depth/Length: 401 x 330 x 55mm
Signature/Inscription
C. D. Cornford 56/28, Stamp, Stamped
18, Inscription, Handwritten
Subject period
Subject date
1880s
Caption
Collection of Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 1921
Credit Line
from the estate of Mr C D Cornford
Other number(s)
56/28, Album 12, 1921, 77605
Accession number
56/28

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