Digitised Image

Wire bridge across the Hooker, 1890

Reference Number: PA1-q-137-13-2

The 220 ft span wire suspension bridge across the Hooker River, about 10 chains below the terminal face of the Mueller Glacier, photographed in 1890, probably by Sir Joseph Kinsey.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Landscapes and Albumen photoprints, related to Hooker River, Bridges - New Zealand - Canterbury Region, Rivers - New Zealand - Canterbury Region and Suspension bridges.

Part of:
Kinsey album, Reference Number PA1-q-137 (39 digitised items)
Kinsey, Joseph James (Sir), 1852-1936 :Photographs relating to Antarctica and mountaineering, Reference Number PAColl-5011 (144 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original photographic print(s)Albumen print 99 x 152 mm mounted on album page. Single photograph

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Inscriptions: Inscribed - On album page - beneath image: Wire bridge across the Hooker, about 10 chains below the face of the Mueller Glacier - 220 feet span - 1890.

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