Digitised Image

Pamir in Wellington Harbour, 31 January 1949

Reference Number: 1/2-048253-G

The barque Pamir in Wellington Harbour, with no sails visible. Photograph taken by Sydney Charles Smith on 31 January 1949.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Ship portraits, related to Pamir (Ship), Wellington Harbour and Barques (Sailing ships).

Part of:
Smith, Sydney Charles, 1888-1972 : Photographs of New Zealand, Reference Number PA-Group-00242 (1258 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original negative(s)Horizontal imageSingle negative

Historical Notes: The Pamir first arrived in Wellington in July 1941, and made many voyages under the New Zealand flag in the 1940s. She was lost in the mid-Atlantic with all of her crew in 1957. (Information from 'Fresh about Cook Strait: an appreciation of Wellington Harbour'. Methuen : New Zealand, 1984, by Grahame Anderson.)

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures387. Pamir(PFP-015076)

Inscriptions: Inscribed - Marginal notes on negative - right of image: JAN 31 1949

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