Whale boat oars; 19th Century; T93

Name/Title

Whale boat oars

About this object

These whaleboat oars were used by the settler Thomas Redpath to power the vessel that supplied the first store in South Otago by running goods from Port Molyneux up the Puerua River.

Date Made

19th Century

Place Made

England

Medium and Materials

Wood

Subject and Association Description

Thomas Redpath was the first citizen of the Delta known as Inch Clutha in 1849

Named Collection

Telford Collection

Object Type

Oars

Object number

T93

Copyright Licence  

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Tags
Inch Clutha
oar
Oars
Otanomomo
Redpath
Shop
Whale boat

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