Digitised Image

Hinge, Leslie 1868-1942 :The quarry floor from which the large column stones were cut [Kairuru Quarry, Takaka Hill], ca 1920

Reference Number: PA1-q-144-031

Original caption states "the quarry floor from which the large column stones were cut". View of the marble quarry at Kairuru, Takaka Hill photographed by Leslie Hinge about 1920

Key terms:
1 image, related to Leslie Hinge, Parliament House (Wellington), Kairuru Quarry, Kairuru, Quarries and quarrying - New Zealand - Nelson-Marlborough Region, Marble industry and trade and Stone - New Zealand - Nelson-Marlborough Region.

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 155 x 207 mm mounted on album page. Single photograph

Historical Notes: "The large column stones" refers to the stone cut for the columns of Parliament House Wellington.

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Inscriptions: Inscribed - On album page - above image: The quarry floor from which the large column stones were cut.

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