Photograph: OLIVEBANK discharging guano; Foss Tackaberry; 2015.69.14

Name/Title

Photograph: OLIVEBANK discharging guano

About this object

View from the bow of the OLIVEBANK looking back across her deck as she is discharged of guano from the Seychelles. An empty grab is suspended above her forward hold.

Place Made

Auckland

Maker

Foss Tackaberry

Medium and Materials

Black and White Print/Photographic Print/Photographic, Audio and Visual, 0 - Whole

Inscription and Marks

Photograph captioned in white ink on album page: "OLIVEBANK DISCHARGING GUANO FROM THE SYCHELLES, EMPLOYING FOUR CRANES AND GRABS. NOTE EMPTY GRAB OVER FORWARD HOLD.", Handwriting

Measurements

HxW (2D objects YxX): H 76 W 127mm (H 3 W 5in)

Subject and Association Keywords

SHIPPING - 2OTH CENTURY/[Shipping]

Subject and Association Keywords

[Ports & Harbours]

Subject and Association Keywords

Auckland Harbour Board/[Ports & Harbours]

Subject and Association Keywords

Shipping Lines/[Shipping]

Credit Line

Gift of Neil Slater, 2012

Object Type

Photography

Object number

2015.69.14

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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