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Ashore Timaru [the brig Fairy Queen]; Ferrier, William; 27/08/1873; 0886

Ashore Timaru [the brig Fairy Queen]; Ferrier, William; 27/08/1873; 0886
Name/Title
Ashore Timaru [the brig Fairy Queen]
About this object
"Ashore Timaru", showing the brig "Fairy Queen" after being driven aground on the beach north of the Government Landing Service on 27th August 1873.

Depicts the vessel broadside-on on the beach, canted over to its starboard side, while a large group of men are posed standing in front of or on the vessel.

Maker Role
Photographer
Date Made
27/08/1873
Medium and Materials
Paper, photographic
Measurements
185(h) x 240(w) mm

Mounted on cardboard backing total size 206(h) x 258(w) mm.

Subject and Association Keywords
Timaru Harbour
Fairy Queen, brig
Object number
0886

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