Photograph: SS KAIAPOI discharging guano from Walpole Island; Foss Tackaberry; 2...

Name/Title

Photograph: SS KAIAPOI discharging guano from Walpole Island

About this object

Line of railway wagons on the wharf waiting to be loaded with guano from the SS KAIAPOI, berthed alongside.

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: "SS KAIAPOI DISCHARGING GUANO FROM WALPOLE ISLAND. GRABS AND CRANES USED. RATE OF DISCHARGE 40-50 TON PER HOUR. JAN 1928.", 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

2015.69.15

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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