Road damage, Hawke's Bay

Production date
Post 03 Feb 1931
Current rights
Public Domain

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About this object
View of the road between Napier and Greenmeadows taken following the Hawke's Bay earthquake on 3 February 1931.

The road surface has been severely damaged during the quake, with subsidence causing large fissures to open up in the tar seal.

Photographer, J R O'Shaughnessy.
Primary Maker
Production period
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Black and white photograph.
Height x Width: 217 x 169mm
Photo by J R O'Shaughnessy, Photographers details, Handwritten
Subject period
Subject date
Post 03 Feb 1931
Current rights
Collection of Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 15854
Credit line
gifted by Barry Hellberg
Other number(s)
2012/46/65, 15854, 80630
Accession number

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