Schooner Morning Light at Waitapu, Between 1896 and 1917
Reference Number: 1/1-000951-G
The schooner Morning Light at the wharf at Waitapu, Golden Bay, photographed probably in the 1900s, by the Tyree studio of Nelson.
Tyree Studio:Negatives of Nelson and Marlborough districts, Reference Number PAColl-3064 (329 digitised items)
Extent: 1 b&w original negative(s)Dry plate glass negative 6.5 x 8.5 inches. Single negative
Historical Notes: The morning light was first registered in New Zealand, at Lyttelton, in 1896. She was converted from a schooner to an auxiliary cutter rig in 1917. Source of information: "Index to the NZ section of the register of all British ships", compiled by M N Watt (NZ Ship & Marine Society).
Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted
Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures387. Morning Light. Schooner. ca 1900s(PFP-020308)
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