Port Ahuriri from Bluff Hill

Current rights
Public Domain

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About this object
A photograph taken from the end of Thompson Road on Bluff Hill looking west. Port Ahuriri and the Westshore bridge are visible as well as houses along Hardinge Road. In the immediate foreground a man is seated on the hill looking west. Three houses are visible, possibly along Seapoint Road. In Album 27 there is a contact print taken from the glass plate negative. Underneath the photograph is written: Napier from Convent Hill.

Photographer, probably Russell Duncan.
Date, 1890s.
Production period
Production technique
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
Current rights
Collection of Hawke’s Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 774 a
Credit line
from the Russell Duncan Collection
Other number(s)
774 (a), 93509

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