Photograph [SS Kakanui]; [?]; 1887; CT79.1084b
Photograph [SS Kakanui]About this object
Photograph; a black and white photograph of the steamer, SS Kakanui moored at the Landing in 1887. The group on the wharf includes Captain Best, of the Kakanui and Adam Paterson, the wharf clerk.
The original photograph has been digitised. A digital image and copy print are available for research access.
1887Inscription and Marks
Handwritten caption: 'The SS Kakanui, 83 tons 22HP. R Sparrow. Dunedin Builders at Owaka Jetty / Shed 1887. Captain Best, Mr A Paterson, clerk of shed and others at door. / ...'
Handwritten history on reverse.
From the collection of Owaka Museum Wahi Kahuika The Meeting Place "a rest on your journey"Object Type