Digitised Image

Te Aro, Wellington, New Zealand, ca 1883

Reference Number: 1/1-025883-G

Te Aro looking towards Mount Victoria from above St Mary of the Angels Roman Catholic Church. To the left can be seen part of the inner harbour where land reclamation is underway. A wooden trestle carrying a railway line crosses that part of the harbour fronting Te Aro flat. Nearer the viewer a barrier marks the beginning of reclamation for land on which now stands the Wellington Town Hall and Public Library. In the background can be seen the Wellington Town Belt from Mount Victoria to Mount Alfred. Photograph taken about 1883 by William Williams

Key terms:
1 image, related to St Mary of the Angels Church (Wellington), Mount Alfred, Wellington Town Belt, Wellington City, Te Aro, Mount Victoria, Wellington Harbour, Harbours - New Zealand - Wellington Region, Reclamation of land - New Zealand - Wellington Region, Cities and towns - New Zealand - Wellington Region, Trestles - New Zealand - Wellington Region and Church buildings - New Zealand - Wellington Region.

Part of:
Williams, Edgar Richard, 1891-1983 :Negatives, lantern slides, stereographs, colour transparencies, monochrome prints, photographic ephemera, Reference Number PA-Group-00076 (409 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original negative(s)Various Material Types

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Other copies available: File print in Turnbull Library Pictures41. Wellington. Te Aro. ca 1883(PFP-016814)

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