Digitised Image

View of Wellington City, ca 1886

Reference Number: 1/1-025535-G

View from Wadestown, looking southeast across Thorndon and Wellington harbour, toward Oriental Bay (on the left) and Wellington City. Bolton Street Cemetery can be seen in the centre. An unidentified man stands in the foreground. Photograph taken by William Williams, circa 1886.

Key terms:
1 image, related to Bolton Street Cemetery (Wellington), Wellington City, Wellington Harbour, Thorndon, Wadestown, Cities and towns - New Zealand - Wellington Region, Ships, Cemeteries and Harbours.

Part of:
Williams, Edgar Richard, 1891-1983 :Negatives, lantern slides, stereographs, colour transparencies, monochrome prints, photographic ephemera, Reference Number PA-Group-00076 (409 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original negative(s)Gelatin dry plate negative. Single negative

Historical Notes: Note on back of file print reads: From neg bag- Wellington showing shipping from Tinakori Hill, from file 6/1/41 - mid 80s. (After 1885 - Lmabton Station moved north to final site. St Patricks College completed. Not later than 1887 - Post office burned down that year)

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures41 Wellington. ca 1886(PFP-020113)

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