Photograph: KATOA cargo, Princes Wharf; Foss Tackaberry; 2015.69.16

Name/Title

Photograph: KATOA cargo, Princes Wharf

About this object

Cargo from the SS KATOA stacked on the lower floor Shed 23, Princes Wharf. Three barrels occupy the image foreground with a large number of sacks piled behind.

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: "'KATOA CARGO, LOWER FLOOR SHED 23. SHED 320' X 80'. LOAD: TOP FLOOR 3 1/2 CWT PER SQU FOOT; LOWER FLOOR 5 CWT. PER [SYMBOL FOR SQUARE] FT.", 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

2015.69.16

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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