Erosion in front of house at Paraparaumu, Wellington, 1948
Reference Number: PAColl-8557-07
View of an eroding sand bank in front of a house at Paraparaumu Beach, showing a man with oil drums and quarry spalls used to hold back the sea. Photograph taken in May 1948 by an unidentified photographer for the Evening Post.
1 image, related to Paraparaumu, Erosion - New Zealand - Wellington Region, Coasts - New Zealand - Wellington Region, Beaches - New Zealand - Wellington Region and Dwellings - New Zealand - Wellington Region.
Evening Post photographic prints, Reference Number PAColl-0614-2 (404 digitised items)
Evening Post :Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post newspaper, Reference Number PA-Group-00287 (5802 digitised items)
Extent: 1 b&w original photographic print(s)Silver gelatin print 15.6 x 21 cm. Horizontal imageSingle photograph
Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted
Inscriptions: Inscribed - Verso - centre: Original published caption: OLD DRUMS and quarry spalls are relied on to hold back the sea at Paraparaumu in this case.; Verso - centre: Date stamp: 7 May 1948; Verso - centre: D c x 5 1/2 / Erosion / B. P. Fri left Coln
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