Digitised Image

Hinge, Leslie, 1868-1942 :Kairuru Quarry, [ca 1920]

Reference Number: 1/1-021978-G

Kairuru Quarry, photographed ca 1920 by Leslie Hinge. The stack in the centre contains over 50,000 cubic feet of quarried stone.

Key terms:
1 image, related to Parliament House (Wellington), Kairuru, Cranes, derricks, etc, Manual work, Men - Employment, Quarries and quarrying - New Zealand - Nelson-Marlborough Region, Marble industry and trade and Labour.

Part of:
Hinge, Leslie, 1868-1942 :Collection of photographic prints and negatives, Reference Number PAColl-3050 (63 digitised items)

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

Historical Notes: This marble was used by Hansford & Mills Construction Co Ltd, in the building of the Parliament Buildings, Wellington.

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures622. Quarrying. Marble(PFP-017553)

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