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The newly constructed Victoria Bridge over the Whanganui River, 1871 or 1872

Reference Number: 1/2-110448-F

Workmen putting the finishing touches to the newly built Victoria Bridge in Wanganui. The York Stockade can be seen atop York Hill on the far side of the Whanganui River. Photograph taken 1871 or 1872 by Benjamin Peyman.

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1 image, related to Benjamin Peyman, York Stockade, Wanganui, Whanganui River, Rivers - New Zealand - Manawatu-Wanganui Region and Bridges - New Zealand - Manawatu-Wanganui Region.

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The newly constructed Victoria Bridge over the Whanganui River, Reference Number 1/2-110448-F (1 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original negative(s)Film negative. Horizontal imageSingle negative

Historical Notes: Note on back of file print reads: ca 1872. Bridge opened Nov 1871. York Stockade dismantled by Dec 1872.

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures44 Wanganui 1870s(PFP-020142)

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