Digitised Image

View of Wellington from The Terrace, ca 1870s

Reference Number: PA1-q-262-54

View looking from The Terrace across Wellington City and Harbour toward Somes Island. Several sailing ships can be seen in the harbour. Queen's Wharf is visible on the extreme left and the spire of St Johns Church can be seen on the left. Taken by an unidentified photographer, circa 1870s.

Key terms:
1 image, related to Wellington City, Te Aro, Wellington Harbour, The Terrace, Matiu/Somes Island, Harbours - New Zealand - Wellington Region, Streets - New Zealand - Wellington Region, Ships and Dwellings - New Zealand - Wellington Region.

Part of:
Webster album 6, Reference Number PA1-q-262 (4 digitised items)
Webster, Kenneth Athol, 1906-1967 : The Webster Collection, Reference Number PAColl-6869 (11 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original photographic print(s)Film negative. Single photograph

Historical Notes: Note on back of file print reads: taken before 1878 when St Peters Anglican Church, Ghuznee/Willis Street was replaced.

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures41. Wellington. Streets. The Terrace(PFP-019876)

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