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Wellington, looking South East from the Terrace over Plimmer's Steps towards Te Aro, [ca 1884]

Reference Number: BB-2266-1/1

Wellington city, looking south east from the vicinity of the Terrace over Plimmer Steps towards Te Aro, showing houses on Plimmer Steps in the left foreground) and Boulcott Street (centre), with the tower of the Marist Brothers School in Boulcott Street at the right. Businesses in Lambton Quay may be seen at the extreme left. Photograph taken by the Burton Brothers circa 1884.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Cityscapes and Dry plate photonegatives, related to Marist Brothers School (Boulcott Street, Wellington), Plimmers Steps, Wellington City, Wellington Harbour, Lambton Quay, Boulcott Street, Harbours - New Zealand - Wellington Region, Cities and towns - New Zealand - Wellington Region and Catholic schools - New Zealand - Wellington Region.

Part of:
Burton Bros, Reference Number PAColl-3055 (67 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original negative(s)Dry plate glass negative 6.5 x 8.5 inches. Horizontal imageSingle negative

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures41. Wellington. 1880s(PFP-016378)

Inscriptions: Inscribed - Photographer's title on negative - bottom left: 2266 Wellingtonlooking to Te Aro

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