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The barque Victoria in Port Chalmers graving dock, 1887?

Reference Number: 1/1-002462-G

The sailing ship Victoria in Port Chalmers graving dock. Photograph taken by David Alexander De Maus probably in 1887 when she visited Port Chalmers from Germany. According to the Comber Index she left Hamburg on 30 March 1887, arriving at Port Chalmers on 15 July 1887. The name of the ship and port of ownership are visible on the stern.

Key terms:
1 image, related to Victoria (Ship. fl 1840s-1860s), Port Chalmers, Barques (Sailing ships), Sailing ships - New Zealand - Otago Region and Dry docks - New Zealand - Otago Region.

Part of:
De Maus, David Alexander, 1847-1925 :Shipping negatives, Reference Number PA-Group-00198 (301 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original negative(s)Dry plate glass negative 6.5 x 8.5 inches. Horizontal imageSingle negative

Historical Notes: The 'Victoria' was a barque pf 743 tons, built at Himmelwarden in 1884, and owned by G Eilers of Brake, Germany. See Lloyd's Register.

Conditions governing access to original: Partial restriction - Negatives are not available for viewing. Surrogate copies will be provided.

Citation: Any publication must be accompanied by the credit "De Maus Collection, Alexander Turnbull Library".

Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures387. Victoria.(PFP-019265)

Inscriptions: Inscribed - Photographer's title on negative - bottom left: "Victoria". In Port Chalmers graving dock.; Photographer's title on negative - bottom left: 547

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