Photograph: MV BRAND discharging sulphur, Central Wharf; Foss Tackaberry; 2015.6...

Name/Title

Photograph: MV BRAND discharging sulphur, Central Wharf

About this object

Close-up view of MV BRAND berthed at Central Wharf. Photograph taken from the wharf looking towards a line of cranes and railway wagons waiting to receive the bulk sulphur the MV BRAND has transported from USA. A full grab is hovering above a waiting railway wagon.

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: "MV 'BRAND' DISCHARGING BULK SULPHUR FROM GALVESTON, U.S.A., AT CENTRAL WHF. RATE OF DISCHARGE, 40-50 TONS PER GRAB PER HOUR.", 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

2015.69.19

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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