Photocopy [Ratanui Bridge, 1953]; [?]; 1953; CT08.4846.13

Name/Title

Photocopy [Ratanui Bridge, 1953]

About this object

Photocopy; a photocopy of a black and white photograph depicting an accident at Ratanui Bridge, 1953. A Hurrings log truck went through the bridge into the river and a young boy had to be rescued. Logs can still be seen from the new bridge.

Place Made

Oceania, New Zealand, South Island, The Catlins, Ratanui

Maker

[?]

Maker Role

Photographer

Date Made

1953

Inscription and Marks

Handwritten caption: 'Ratanui 1953'

Format

Photograph

Object Type

photograph

Subject and Association Keywords

bridge engineering

Subject and Association Keywords

emergency management, special types of disasters

Medium and Materials

processed material, paper.

Credit Line

From the collection of Owaka Museum Wahi Kahuika The Meeting Place "a rest on your journey"

Object number

CT08.4846.13

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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