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Gun for coastal defence for the Westport Artillery Volunteers, Circa 1909

Reference Number: APG-1411-1/2-F

A quick firing 12 pounder gun mounted on a special truck, for the Westport Artillery Volunteers. Photographed by Albert Percy Godber, probably at the Petone Railway Workshops, circa 1909. Godber's son William is standing by the carriage. This image is a film copy negative taken from the original print in Godber Album Vol 110, p 54 (PA1-q-101).

Key terms:
1 image, related to William Albert Godber, Petone Railway Workshops (Wellington), Petone, Railways - Rolling-stock, Ordnance and Railway workshops and yards - New Zealand - Wellington Region.

Part of:
Godber, Albert Percy, 1875-1949 :Collection of albums, prints and negatives, Reference Number PA-Group-00048 (2024 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original negative(s)Film negative 16.25 x 11.75 cm. Horizontal imageSingle negative

Historical Notes: An original print is in Godber Album Vol 110, p 54 (PA1-q-103)

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".

Inscriptions: Inscribed - On album page - 12 pounder. Q.F. Gun, mounted on special truck for Westport Artillery Volunteers.

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