Robert C Wright Arch, Marine Parade, Napier

Williams, David Godfrey
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Public Domain
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A photograph of the Robert C Wright Arch, part of the Colonnades Memorial on Marine Parade in Napier built in 1937. The Veronica Sunbay can be seen in the background. Built in 1934, the Sunbay was given it's name in 1937 when the bell from the HMS Veronica was given to the city as a memento of the crew's assistance in the aftermath of the 1931 Hawke's Bay earthquake.

Photographer, Dave Williams.
Date unknown. Post 1937.
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Black and white photograph on card with one other photograph.
Height x Width: 100 x 73mm
Height x Width: 215 x 95mm
Subject period
Subject date
Post 1937
Collection of Hawke’s Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, W164 (d)
Credit Line
gifted by H J Williams
Other number(s)
W164 (d), 78091


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