Photograph: Construction of Princes Wharf, with Japanese cruisers ASAMA and YAKU...

Name/Title

Photograph: Construction of Princes Wharf, with Japanese cruisers ASAMA and YAKUMA alongside, date unknown.

About this object

Photograph Album No. 42 Auckland Harbour Board: Engineers Album, page 11. N2. Construction of Princes Wharf, Japanese cruisers ASAMA and YAKUMA alongside Princes Wharf. (ASAMA 9897 tons, displ 442' long, 67'.6" beam, 29'.1" draught, YAKUMA 9645 tons, displ 434' long, 65' beam, 28'.6" draught.)

Place Made

Auckland

Maker

Auckland Harbour Board. Engineer's Dept.

Inscription and Marks

Photograph captioned in white ink on album page: "N2 Japanese cruisers "asama" & Yakumo alongsidewharf 12.2.24
"Asama" 9897 tons displt. 442' long 67'6" beam 29'1" draught
"Yakuma" 9645 " " 434 " 65 " 28'6" " "
One of a set of eight photographs captioned in white ink on album page "Construction of Princes Wh.", Annotation

Object Type

Photography

Subject and Association Keywords

[Ports & Harbours]

Subject and Association Keywords

Auckland Harbour Board/[Ports & Harbours]

Subject and Association Keywords

Wharves/[Ports & Harbours]

Subject and Association Keywords

Engineering/[Maritime Trades]

Subject and Association Keywords

SHIPPING - 2OTH CENTURY/[Shipping]

Subject and Association Keywords

Auckland/Auckland Region/New Zealand

Subject and Association Keywords

Princes Wharf/Waitematā Harbour/Auckland/Auckland Region/New Zealand

Medium and Materials

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

Named Collection

Auckland Harbour Board

Object number

2010.132.56

Rights

All rights reserved

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