Hatton, W S fl 1850-1870 :Panmure Bridge Auckland 1859
Reference Number: B-078-018
A large steel-framed bridge over a river, with a hill opposite with several houses
Hatton, W S fl 1850-1870 :Panmure Bridge Auckland 1859, Reference Number B-078-018 (1 digitised items)
Extent: 1 watercolour(s)Watercolour on grey paper 183 x 377 mm. Single art work
Historical Notes: A description of this bridge 576 ft long and 21 ft wide on the Tamaki River which is navigable by vessels of considerable size' is printed in the Illustrated London News, 12 October 1867 - 'Swing bridge gives clear opening of 40 ft., made with abutment stones imported from Melbourne and ironwork from Sydney. Designed by W Weaver, engineer-in-chief of Auckland Province; contractors McNeil and Wilson. Cost 17,000 pounds. Built 1865'
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Inscriptions: Inscribed - Verso - in pencil, in the hand of a previous owner: 'A W H Fuller, 3 Novr 1930'
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