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Sawyers Bay, Port Chalmers, showing a sawmill in the foreground, 1885

Reference Number: 1/1-002568-G

Sawyers Bay, Port Chalmers, 1885, sawmill buildings in the foreground. Looks down Reservoir Road, across Sawyers Bay, to Roseneath. The Glendermid Tannery can just be seen in the distance above the line of trees at the harbour end of the valley. Photograph taken by David Alexander De Maus.

Key terms:
1 image, related to Otago Peninsula, Roseneath, Sawyers Bay, Harbours - New Zealand - Otago Region, Sawmills - New Zealand - Otago Region, Factories - New Zealand - Otago Region and Architecture - 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. Single negative

Historical Notes: Sawyers Bay was renamed Glendermid in 1874. The change was unpopular and the area was re-named Sawyers Bay soon afterwards. The tannery at Sawyers Bay retained the name Glendermid.

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 Pictures81. Waikouaiti co. Sawyer's Bay. ca 1890s(PFP-019492)

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