Photograph: Barrels of whale oil on the roof of Shed 24, Princes Wharf; Foss Tac...

Name/Title

Photograph: Barrels of whale oil on the roof of Shed 24, Princes Wharf

About this object

View across the roof of Shed 24, Princes Wharf which is stacked with many barrels of whale oil and railway rails. The top of a quayside crane is visible in the middle distance.

Place Made

Auckland

Maker

Foss Tackaberry

Inscription and Marks

Photograph captioned in white ink on the album page: "See below", 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

2015.69.112

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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