Port Ahuriri, Breastwork

Duncan, Russell James
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The glass plate negative shows the breastwork at Port Ahuriri. Murray Roberts & Co's building can be seen near the steamers tied up at the wharf. There is a boat in the foreground.
In Album 27 there is a contact print taken from the glass plate negative. Underneath the photograph is written: Port Ahuriri. Breastwork. "Australia", "Kawatiri". These refer to the two steamers tied up to the wharf.

Photographer, probably Russell Duncan.
Date, 1890s.
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Media/Materials description
A glass plate negative. There is a black & white photograph in album No 27.
glass plate negative: Height x Width: 120 x 164mm
Subject period
Other number(s)
4608 a, 92973


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