Photograph [Mill engine being pulled through Owaka]; [?]; [?]; CT84.1659e
Photograph [Mill engine being pulled through Owaka]About this object
Photograph; a black and white photograph of a mill engine being pulled through Owaka by a team of horses. Owaka Railway Station is visible in the background, along with the Coffee Palace. Several of the men in the photograph have been identified as: Bill McIntyre, Matt Latta, Charlie Latta, Davidson[?], and Oliver Ashmore.
The original photograph has been digitised. A digital image and copy print are available for research access.
[?]Inscription and Marks
Handwritten on reverse: 'Bill McIntyre in front / Matt Latta sitting on shafts / Charlie Latta on right Davidson[?] in centre and / Oliver Ashmore. / Mill engine probably for Lattas Katea mill being / taken from Owaka station / "Coffee Palace" boarding house & casual meals at left'Format
From the collection of Owaka Museum Wahi Kahuika The Meeting Place "a rest on your journey"Object number