The ship Prince of Wales in Picton Harbour, [ca 1910]
Reference Number: 1/2-017167-F
The ship `Prince of Wales' in Picton Harbour, circa 1910. Photographer unidentified.
1 image, related to Prince of Wales (Ship), Picton, Ships - New Zealand - Nelson-Marlborough Region and Shipping - New Zealand - Nelson-Marlborough Region.
Extent: 1 b&w original negative(s)Film negative. Horizontal imageSingle negative
Historical Notes: Note on back of file print reads "Freezing ship: `P of W' lying in Picton Harbour. This ship was built by the Hudson Bay Co in 1857; & was very strongly constructed for the ice - shee had a 9' of solid oak in the bows, had twin screw compoind engines & steamed 4.5-5.5 knots. She was bought to NZ by Messrs Nelson Bros and used up and down the coast as a depot freezing ship. Had a very comfortable accomodation. [Was] a hulk in Wellington's harbour."
Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted
Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures387. Prince of Wales(PFP-022944)
Usage: You can search, browse, print and download items from this website for research and personal study. You are welcome to reproduce the above image(s) on your blog or another website, but please maintain the integrity of the image (i.e. don't crop, recolour or overprint it), reproduce the image's caption information and link back to here (http://mp.natlib.govt.nz/detail/?id=26385). If you would like to use the above image(s) in a different way (e.g. in a print publication), or use the transcription or translation, permission must be obtained. More information about copyright and usage can be found on the Copyright and Usage page of the NLNZ web site.