Railway Accident, NZR, Matamau, Hawke's Bay

Mariboe, Charles Henry
Production date
15 Apr 1896
Current rights
Public Domain
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About this object
A photograph of an overturned train following a New Zealand Railways accident at Matamau, Hawke's Bay. Several men (possibly NZR employees) stand in front of the wreckage, and a small group of children looks on from one side.
Production date
15 Apr 1896
Production period
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Black and white photograph mounted on card.
Height x Width: 155 x 210mm
Height x Width: 230 x 254mm
Photographed by Charles Mariboe Portrait Landscape Photographer New Zealand, Stamp, Stamped
Subject person
Subject period
Subject date
15 Apr 1896
Collection of Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Ta-u-rangi, 5276 b
Credit Line
gifted by Dr H Berry
Other number(s)
5276b, m77/12, 94178


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