Antipodes Island, Cove near Provision Depot

Duncan, Russell
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A photograph of two men standing near a boat at a Cove near the Provision Depot, Antipodes Island.

The man standing at the right of the image leaning on the boat moored on the rocks appears to be Captain Le Tellec. Le Telloc and his crew were rescued by the S S Hinemoa after their French barque the Anjou was wrecked off Snares Island in February of 1905.

Photographer, Russell Duncan.
Date, 12 May 1905.
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Black and white photograph adhered to card in a hardcover album with a leather spine and corners.
Height x Width: 140 x 204mm
Height x Width: 240 x 280mm
Subject person
Subject period
Subject date
12 May 1905
Collection of Hawke’s Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 16244
Credit Line
gifted by Jasper Herrick
Other number(s)
m96/6/2, Album 59, 16244, 81572


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