Neal and Close, Napier

Sorrell, Charles Hudson Cunningham
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Public Domain
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View of a horse and cart outside the premises of Neal and Close on Hastings Street, Napier. The cart bears the name: Neal & Close. A group of eight men pose for the photograph around the cart. The man second from the right is thought to be Mr James Wark. A sign has been placed in front of the wheels of the cart. It reads: Hawke's Bay's gift to the British Antarctic Expedition. 3000 lbs butter. The cart is loaded with boxes labelled: British Antarctic Expedition 1910 S.S. "Terra Nova" Lyttelton. The Arcade is visible to the right of Neal and Close.

Photographer, Charles Sorrell.
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Black and white photograph mounted on card.
Photograph: Height x Width: 149 x 207mm
Mount: Height x Width: 255 x 306mm
Chas. Sorrell
Dickens St.
Napier, N.Z., Photographers details, Embossed
Subject person
Subject period
Subject date
Circa 1910
Collection of Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 979
Credit Line
from the estate of Mr James Wark
Other number(s)
979, 83512


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