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Watkins, William Montague Nevin 1835-1904 :[Flourmill, Akaroa, belonging to C. L. Haylock in Grehan Valley] 1880

Reference Number: G-456

Mill buildings to the right with a horse and dray standing outside and the mill-wheel beyond. A two-storied wooden cottage with a shed or lean-to behind, surrounded by a low picket fence, is on the left. In the background, below heavily-bushed hills is a single-storied cottage. There are barrels in the courtyard in the centre and a saw-horse and logs in the foreground.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Oil paintings, related to Miss A G Haylock, William Montague Nevin Watkins, Charles Lagden Haylock, Grehan Valley, Dwellings - New Zealand - Canterbury Region, Woodcutting, Flour mills - New Zealand - Canterbury Region, Water-wheels - New Zealand - Canterbury Region, Carriages and carts - New Zealand - Canterbury Region, Horses - New Zealand - Canterbury Region and Barrels.

Part of:
Watkins, William Montague Nevin 1835-1904 :[Flourmill, Akaroa, belonging to C. L. Haylock in Grehan Valley] 1880, Reference Number G-456 (1 digitised items)

Extent: 1 oil(s)Oil on canvas 280 x 467 mm. Horizontal imageSingle art work

Historical Notes: The cottage and the cottage in the background are still standing in 1994. The background cottage, built in 1852, was C L Haylock's own home and has a Historic Places Trust "C" classification. It is being restored by the current owner, J A Galt. The mill buildings were pulled down many years ago - information from J A Galt, personal communication, 2 Sept 1994.

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Other copies available: File PrintIn Drawings & Prints under Artist/Title (DFP-001186)

Inscriptions: Inscribed - Recto - bottom right: W. M. N. WATKINS 1880 [scraped out]

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