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Name/title Maker Production date Description
Oamaru Harbour Oamaru Harbour
1936-1940
Scott's Own Sea Scouts, c. 1936-1940. "The wheel and compass, made 1939".
"Old Mill, Oamaru, 1937". Picture of a mill wheel in a valley. "Old Mill, Oamaru, 1937". Picture of a mill wheel in a valley.
1937
"Old Mill, Oamaru, 1937". Picture of a mill wheel in a valley. There is a building immediately to the right behind the wheel, with trees further to the right behind it. A hill stretches to the left. From Norman Jenkin album. [[possibly Phoenix mill]
Clark's Mill, near Maheno, North Otago Clark's Mill, near Maheno, North Otago
Machinery Clark's Mill (?)
John Edmond Hood, Watchmaker and Jeweller, with Penny Farthing and Cups. John Edmond Hood, Watchmaker and Jeweller, with Penny Farthing and Cups.
John Edmond Hood, Watchmaker and Jeweller, with Penny Farthing and Cups.
Flying Flea near entrance to W L Notman's workshop, Thames Street Flying Flea near entrance to W L Notman's workshop, Thames Street
Circa 1936
Flying Flea near entrance to W L Notman's workshop, Thames Street, behind campbell's Butchery, c. 1936.
Piece of early machinery on display, possibly a very early horse drawn grader Piece of early machinery on display, possibly a very early horse drawn grader
1982?
A black and white photo of an early piece of unidentified machinery.
Flying Flea under construction at W L Notman's workshop, Thames Street Flying Flea under construction at W L Notman's workshop, Thames Street
Circa 1936
Flying Flea under construction at W L Notman's workshop, Thames Street, behind campbell's Butchery, c. 1936.
Frank J Forbes on a penny farthing bicycle Frank J Forbes on a penny farthing bicycle
1881
1880-1887
Studio portrait of Frank J Forbes, Teacher (first assistant), Oamaru North School, 1880 - 1887 on a Penny Farthing Bicycle. Original caption dates photograph from 1881.
Velocipede Velocipede
1880s?
Unidentified man sitting on a velocipede. Oamaru?
Enfield, North Otago Enfield, North Otago
Traction engine pulling wagons. Bill Flett (Driver)
W Steele's Express carriage W Steele's Express carriage
W Steele's Express. Carriage. Searle & Gibb builders Oamaru
Cooneys Chaffcutting Plant Cooneys Chaffcutting Plant
1879
Text on the back of frame: This is Jims chaff cutting plant and it is now idle. Cannot get men to work they are all going to the war. Jim drove the engine himself.
Harvesting, North Otago Harvesting, North Otago
Five unidentified men and one boy. Harvesting scene, Traction engine
Unidentified men with barrel Unidentified men with barrel
Circa 1910
Two men smoking pipes, pointing at something [lost in shadow on negative] on a barrel. Rear of wooden buildings. Hinged door in wall for barrels?
Kurow Motor Garage & Service Co Ltd Trucks and Drivers Kurow Motor Garage & Service Co Ltd Trucks and Drivers
Gilmour, D H
14 Sep 1927
Henry Pearson, Bill Sargeant, Arthur Grant, D E Neave, Bill Collins and E Abbot, standing with Kurow Motor Garage vehicles. Handwritten note on reverse: " 1927. Lorries of the Kurow Motor co. Solid tyred. Taken in field above Kurow Bowling Green 14 [?] Sept 1927", and "3 Leyland trucks. 1 Leyland Bus (Omarama Bus). Nash truck. 1 Buick car."
Dredge, Progress Dredge, Progress
1883
1916
1931
Crew of the dredge Progress. Dredge arrived in Oamaru 29 May 1883. Sold in 1916 for use as a cargo ship. Sank near Wellington, 1931.
Unidentified boy using whetstone Unidentified boy using whetstone
Young boy sharpening something with a hand crank whetstone. Reid family Elderslie Estate
Notman's "Flying Flea". Dave Whittaker at controls. Notman's "Flying Flea". Dave Whittaker at controls.
1937
Notman's "Flying Flea". Dave Whittaker at controls. First flight of this aircraft was made in 1937 from the Oamaru Aero Club grounds (R Borrie's farm), Alma and reached a height of 50 feet. During the next flight the "Flea" reached 1,200 feet.
Unidentified Threshing Mill and Traction Engine Unidentified Threshing Mill and Traction Engine
1890s?
Unidentified Threshing Mill and Traction Engine
Kurow Motor Garage truck transporting wool Kurow Motor Garage truck transporting wool
Circa 1930
Kurow Motor Garage & Service Co truck loaded with wool bales
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