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Sailing ship Examiner in the Port Chalmers graving dock, 1893, February 1893

Reference Number: 1/1-002137-G

The wooden barque 'Examiner' in the foreground, in the Port Chalmers graving dock. The stepped sides of the dry dock are very clearly seen; crew members are standing in the bow of the ship looking towards the camera; waterfront buildings in central background, including the building belonging to Morgan & Cable, engineers and boilermakers, in Beach Street; the 3rd Presbyterian Church is in the background to the right. Photographed in February 1893 by David Alexander De Maus.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Ship portraits, related to Examiner (Ship), Morgan & Cable (Firm), Port Chalmers, Beach Street, Sailing ships - New Zealand - Otago Region and Dry docks - New Zealand - Otago Region.

Part of:
De Maus, David Alexander, 1847-1925 :Shipping negatives, Reference Number PA-Group-00198 (301 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original negative(s)Dry plate glass negative 6.5 x 8.5 inches. Horizontal imageSingle negative

Conditions governing access to original: Partial restriction - Negatives are not available for viewing. Surrogate copies will be made available.

Citation: Any publication must be accompanied by the credit "De Maus Collection, Alexander Turnbull Library".

Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures387. Examiner(PFP-023083)

Inscriptions: Inscribed - Photographer's title on negative - bottom left: Examiner.; Photographer's title on negative - bottom left: 550.; Marginal notes on negative - bottom centre: Examiner Feb 1893; Marginal notes on negative - top left: 550

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