Waikari Viaduct, Hawke's Bay

White, Leo Lemuel
Production date
Post 03 Feb 1931
Current rights
Public Domain
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A photograph of Ced Newell moving a plank of timber on the Waikari Viaduct at Putorino in order to enable him to get his car across. The photograph was taken after the Hawke's Bay earthquake on the 3rd of February 1931.

Photographer, Leo White.
Production date
Post 03 Feb 1931
Production period
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Black and white photograph, corner mounted on a piece of paper in a ring bound folder.
Height x Width: 147 x 207mm
Napier Quake 1931 - Newell Plank carrying to get Herald Car through., Inscription, Handwritten
Subject person
Subject period
Subject date
Post 03 Feb 1931
Collection of Hawke’s Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 16508
Credit Line
gifted by W C Newell
Other number(s)
m84/6, 16508, 82631


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