About this object
A photograph of the wreck of the steamer Waikare, which struck an uncharted rock between Indian Island [Mamaku] and Passage Inlet in Dusky Sound, Southland, on 4 January 1910. The Waikare beached on Stop Island to prevent her from foundering.
The photograph is mounted in an album containing images of New Zealand scenery.
Russell Duncan; 22 Oct 1855; 06 Oct 1946
Black and white photograph glued in an album.
Height x Width: 153 x 203mm
Jan 1910-Feb 1910
Current rights code
Out of copyright
Collection of Hawke’s Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 16341
gifted by Jasper Herrick
Album 58, m96/6 - 4, 16341, 81858