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Breakwater Timaru, N.Z.; Ferrier, William; 1879-1884; 0563

Breakwater Timaru, N.Z.; Ferrier, William; 1879-1884; 0563
Name/Title
Breakwater Timaru, N.Z.
About this object
Photograph of the crane 'Hercules' on a railway line at the foot of the breakwater, circa 1882.

The image has been taken from the south side of the breakwater. Three surfboats appear adjacent to the crane while several sailing ships are moored in the harbour.

Maker Role
Photographer
Date Made
1879-1884
Medium and Materials
Cardboard/Paper, photographic
Measurements
135(h) x 204(w) mm
Subject and Association Keywords
Hercules crane
Breakwater, Timaru Harbour
No.1 Wharf, Timaru Harbour
Timaru Harbour
Object number
0563

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