Fountain, Clive Square, Napier

Radcliffe, Frederick George
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Public Domain
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About this object
Postcard featuring a view of the ornate Edwardian period fountain installed in Clive Square, Napier, in 1904 to commemorate the public service of William Robert Blythe.

The photograph has been taken from Clive Square looking towards the intersection of Dickens Street and Munroe Street, possibly between 1904 and 1918. Revolving gates are located on either side of the fountain. Two young boys pose for the photograph in front of the gate on the left.

Munroe Street is visible in the background. The street is lined on either side by tall trees. A horse drawn carriage can be seen along the street.

Photographer, Frederick George Radcliffe.
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Media/Materials description
Postcard featuring a black and white photograph.
Height x Width: 86 x 135mm
This photograph must be acknowledged to the - Hawke’s Bay Art Gallery and Museum (Inc.), Napier. Reference No., Stamp, Stamped
Subject date
Collection of Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 5305
Credit Line
gifted by Mrs A S Densham
Other number(s)
m78/15, 5305, 78530


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