Hawke's Bay Caledonian Society's Annual Sports Meeting

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A photograph of competitors approaching the finish line of the five mile bicycle hop at the Hawke's Bay Caledonian Society's Annual Sports Meeting. The riders are identified below the photograph as: A J Pocock (scratch) first, F B Wilkins (scratch) second, W R Jourdain (scratch) third, J H Edmundson (10 seconds) fourth, S Mens (25 seconds) fifth. Spectators line the track at the Recreation Ground in Napier.

Part of an album collated by William Jourdain.

Photographer, unknown.
Date, 19 January 1898.
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Black and white photograph glued into an album of photographs.
Height x Width: 100 x 150mm
Height x Width: 284 x 232mm
Subject period
Subject date
19 Jan 1898
Collection of Hawke’s Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 1482
Credit Line
gifted by Napier Public Library
Other number(s)
48/46, Album 11, 1482, 84868
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