Production date
Post 03 Feb 1931
Current rights
Public Domain
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About this object
The photograph shows some of the damage caused by the 3rd of February 1931 Hawke's Bay earthquake at West Quay, Ahuriri. There are demolished buildings visible at the end of the road. People are standing around talking. The road may be Custom Street, which faces the Iron Pot. The buildings on the right are out of plumb.

Date, post 3 February 1931.
Photographer unknown.
Production date
Post 03 Feb 1931
Production period
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Black & white photograph.
Height x Width: 68 x 114mm
Subject period
Subject date
Post 03 Feb 1931
Collection of Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 17019
Credit Line
gifted by Liz Barry
Other number(s)
2013/6/12, 17019, 85443
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