The Spit, Napier

Current rights
Public Domain

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About this object
View of Ahuriri from Napier Hill taken in the vicinity of Battery Reserve, possibly in the late 1880s or early 1890s. Napier Hill is visible in the right foreground. To the left is Hyderabad Road and the south pond. A range of commercial and residential buildings are visible in Ahuriri. An unidentified ship is moored in the harbour.

Photographer, Burton Brothers.
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Black and white photograph mounted in an album.
Photograph: Height x Width: 148 x 205mm
Album: Height x Width x Depth/Length: 401 x 330 x 55mm
C. D. Cornford 56/28, Stamp, Stamped
Subject date
Current rights
Collection of Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 1939
Credit line
from the estate of Mr C D Cornford
Other number(s)
56/28, Album 12, 1939, 77643
Accession number

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