Photograph [Mataura Paper Mill and Mataura River]; unknown photographer; 1923; M...
Photograph [Mataura Paper Mill and Mataura River]About this object
A black and white photograph of the Mataura Paper Mill and the Mataura River taken from the opposite bank. Centred in the picture is the new boiler house and brick chimney. Stacks of paper pulp are piled up on its left running alongside a man-made stone stop-bank beside the river. Also seen are the No. 2 and 4 Mills, and on the far right is the Hydro Power Station. The bottom of the photograph shows part of the man-made water race feeding the Mataura Freezing Works.Place Made
1923Inscription and Marks
On reverse in pen on sticker: 'YEAR / 1923'
On reverse typed on sticker: 'NZ Paper Mills Ltd. Mataura. / View of the pulp stack, new boilerhouse and / chimney, and No 4 & 2 Mills and at far right / the Hydro Power Station. About 1924'
h 185mm x w 240mm
photograph, black and whiteObject Type
processed material, paperCredit Line
From the collection of the Mataura and Districts Historical Society Incorporated.Object number