Concrete block house, Milton Road, Napier

Sinclair, Ernest
Production date
Post 03 Feb 1931
Current rights
Public Domain
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About this object
The photograph shows the damage caused by the 3 February 1931 Hawke's Bay earthquake to a concrete house situated on Milton Road, Napier. The room at the right is a bedroom. Ernest Sinclair has written underneath the photograph: Concrete Block House - Milton Rd. Note ceiling of front bedroom like a porch.

Photographer, Ernest Sinclair.
Date, post 3 February 1931. Possibly March/April.
Production date
Post 03 Feb 1931
Production period
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Black & white photograph held in place in an album with photo corners.
Height x Width: 68 x 110mm
Subject period
Subject date
Post 03 Feb 1931
Collection of Hawke’s Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 19705
Credit Line
gifted by Brian Sherborne
Other number(s)
2015/31/56, 19705, 92424
Accession number


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