Photograph: SS PERSIAN PRINCE, Kings Wharf; Foss Tackaberry; 2015.69.20

Name/Title

Photograph: SS PERSIAN PRINCE, Kings Wharf

About this object

Port side view of SS PERSIAN PRINCE berthed at Kings Wharf to discharge her cargo of bulk rock phosphate from Nauru Island.

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 PERSIAN PRINCE' DISCHARGING BULK ROCK PHOSPHATE FROM NAURU ISLAND AT KING'S WHARF. RATE OF DISCHARGE 30-40 TONS PER GRAB PER HOUR. NOTE. CRANES ONLY USED BY ABOVE VESSELS.", 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

2015.69.20

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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