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Overlooking Day's Bay House and a croquet lawn, Days Bay, Eastbourne, 1913

Reference Number: APG-0449-1/2-G

Overlooking Day's Bay House and a croquet lawn, Days Bay, Eastbourne, circa 1910. The Williams Park Pavilion is on the far right, with the water chute visible behind the Pavilion. Photograph taken by Albert Percy Godber in 1913. This image is part of a panorama, with APG-0450-1/2, which shows the area of Days Bay from the road, with two boats at the wharf, the Bay, and hills towards the south of Wellington. See Godber album, Vol 107, p 30 for the full panoramic effect.

Key terms:
1 image, related to The Pavilion (Days Bay), Day's Bay House (Days Bay) and Days Bay.

Part of:
Godber, Albert Percy : Collection of original photographic prints from the file print collection, Reference Number PAColl-3039-1 (22 digitised items)
Godber, Albert Percy, 1875-1949 :Collection of albums, prints and negatives, Reference Number PA-Group-00048 (2024 digitised items)

Extent: Dry plate glass negative 6.5 x 4.75 inches. Horizontal imageSingle photograph

Historical Notes: Day's Bay House was built as a hotel guesthouse in 1903, and was sold in 1913 to Miss Gladys Somerville who transformed it into the Croydon Preparatory School for Boys, in 1914. The water chute visible behind the Pavilion was dismantled in 1914. See "Eastbourne ; a history of the eastern bays of Wellington Harbour" by Ann Beaglehole with Alison Carew.

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

Citation: Any publication must be accompanied by the credit "A P Godber Collection, Alexander Turnbull Library".

Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures42. Hutt Co. Days Bay. 1913.(PFP-024014)

Inscriptions: Inscribed - On album page - Days Bay.

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