Photograph: 'Babcock & Wilcox portal crane'; Foss Tackaberry; 2015.69.61

Name/Title

Photograph: 'Babcock & Wilcox portal crane'

About this object

Babcock & Wilcox portal crane on wharf. Partial view of shed to the left hand side.

Place Made

Auckland

Maker

Foss Tackaberry

Inscription and Marks

Photograph captioned in white ink on the album page: "Babcock & Wilcox portal crane. Both above cranes lift up to 5 tons and have a max outhang from edge of quay of ..... feet", Handwriting

Measurements

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

Object Type

Photography

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]

Medium and Materials

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

Credit Line

Gift of Neil Slater, 2012

Object number

2015.69.61

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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