Craig Fountain, Oamaru Public Gardens

Production date
Post 1914
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Object detail

Description
Unidentified man at Craig Fountain Oamaru Gardens. 48. View facing north. By the will of the late Mr James Craig a sum of L500 was bequeathed for the purposes of erecting a fountain; the Council supplied the funds for providing a large basin, and the fountain was officially set in action on April 13 [1914] on the occasion of a great Floral Fete. (McDonald 1940:197). The drinking fountains were subsequently relocated.
Production date
Post 1914
Collection type
Media/materials
Glass plate negative
Measurements
H 120mm x L 163mm
Accession number
1566P
System ID
101762
Current Rights
No known copyright restrictions
Organisation Credit Line
Collection of the Waitaki Archive. Id 101762

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