Oamaru Harbour - Building of Breakwater. Crane

Production date
Circa 1873
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Object detail

Start of Breakwater Oamaru 1872. First block of breakwater laid 10 September 1872. Large crane (built by Kincaid and McQueen) arrived 3 August 1873. The crane contractors and staff are shown. Sitting: Walkem. Standing: Peyman. On footplank at left is Thomas Forrester.
Production date
Circa 1873
Collection type
Glass plate negative
H 120mm x L 163mm
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Current Rights
No known copyright restrictions
Organisation Credit Line
Collection of the Waitaki Archive. Id 102066


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