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Name/title Maker Production date Description
Albion Boarding House Albion Boarding House
Circa 1878
Albion Boarding House, corner of Wansbeck and Wharfe Streets. James Paterson, proprietor. Let from 1876; Paterson bankrupt in 1879.
Torpedo Boat, Oamaru Harbour Torpedo Boat, Oamaru Harbour
1886
Torpedo boat, harbour, 1886. Built in Dunedin and took part in the mock battle. The torpedo which was fired in Oamaru was suspended out the side of the boat from the spur shown on the deck, which can be seen in the photograph.
Breakwater Construction Breakwater Construction
1874
Building the breakwater, 1874. Preparation - mainly land reclamation at the shore end - began in 1871. First block laid 10 September 1872. Large crane (built by Kincaid and McQueen) arrived 3 August 1873. Railway line to the breakwater completed 1873. By 1874 length of breakwater completed to 300 feet. Labelled Forrester Estate
Oamaru Harbour Oamaru Harbour
1875
Breakwater and coastal traders, 1875. The approach road along the hillside formed in 1865-66 to give access to the original jetty.
Oamaru Harbour Oamaru Harbour
Circa 1880
"Oamaru Harbour about 1880". Cross wharf. Normanby wharf.
This picture show caissons for the end of the breakwater being constructed.
Oamaru stone being loaded at One Tree Farm, Totara Oamaru stone being loaded at One Tree Farm, Totara
Circa 1900
Photograph of Oamaru stone being loaded at One Tree Farm, Totara, some time between 1885 and 1905. Mr Ben Perry of the Empire Hotel owned the farm, but a company, to which he belonged, owned the stone, according to Mrs T Perry. The Oamaru Mail: "Tracing North Otago's heritage" (undated).
Oamaru Harbour Oamaru Harbour
1937
Foreshore protection works, Oamaru, Spring 1937, looking south. Travelling gantry pile driver.
Oamaru Harbour Oamaru Harbour
Oamaru Harbour c.1890s. Macandrew Wharf, Normanby Wharf, Sumpter Wharf, Mole.
Dredge "Progress" Oamaru Harbour Dredge "Progress" Oamaru Harbour
Men on deck of the dredge Progress. Man in dinghy/row boat. Cape Wanbrow
River boat River boat
Circa 1900?
River boat moored on a river bank. Location unidentified [Whanganui?]
Boat on a lake, location unidentified Boat on a lake, location unidentified
Circa 1929?
Boat out on a lake. Three people in a row boat near the shore, two people standing at the water's edge.
Hydro Scheme, Dam, North Otago Hydro Scheme, Dam, North Otago
Circa 1929
Waitaki hydro dam under construction circa 1929
Oamaru Harbour Oamaru Harbour
Circa 1870
Harbour view facing west. Breakwater under construction early 1870s. Steam crane.
Elevated View, Oamaru, Severn street Elevated View, Oamaru, Severn street
Pre 1883
1880's. Severn street. Bridge. Cross street. Takaro Park. Ireland & Barr's Flour Mill (foreground. Built by Spence and Hay), Glasgow boarding house (?), Meek and Booth's Flour Mill (?, second chimney in background).
Oamaru Harbour Oamaru Harbour
Circa 1931
Cross Wharf, Oamaru. Christmas or January 1931.
Oamaru Harbour Oamaru Harbour
Circa 1904
"1363 Oamaru". Harbour. Cross wharf. Normanby Wharf. Sumpter Wharf. Progress (dredge).
Oamaru Harbour Oamaru Harbour
Circa 1875
Breakwater, c.1875. Railway. Macandrew Wharf.
Repairing the damaged Kurow-Haka. Bridge. Repairing the damaged Kurow-Haka. Bridge.
Repairing the damaged Kurow-Haka. Bridge.
Moeraki, North Otago Moeraki, North Otago
Dinghies on shore.
Oamaru Harbour Oamaru Harbour
Circa 1900?
View from the breakwater past ships in the harbour, Oamaru in the background
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