Digitised Image

The incline to the old quarry at Sandy Bay, ca 1920

Reference Number: PA1-q-144-027

View of what the original caption on the album page describes as "the incline to the old quarry at Sandy Bay". The incline consists of a railway track up a hillside. At the bottom a truck full of marble waits at the end of a cable. Photographed about 1920 by an unknown photographer

Key terms:
1 image, related to Sandy Bay, Railways - New Zealand - Tasman Region, Quarries and quarrying - New Zealand - Nelson-Marlborough Region and Marble industry and trade.

Part of:
Lithgow album, Reference Number PA1-q-144 (45 digitised items)
Lithgow, Robert William, fl 1980s :Photographs of buildings constructed by the Hansford & Mills Construction Co., and of the Kairuru marble quarry, Reference Number PAColl-6432 (45 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original photographic print(s)Silver gelatin print 208 x 133 mm mounted on album page. Single photograph

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Inscriptions: Inscribed - On album page - above image: The incline to the old quarry at Sandy Bay

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