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

Reference Number: APG-2026-1/2-G

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.

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)Dry plate glass negative. 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".

Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures 385. Railways. Rolling stock. ca 1909(PFP-025781)

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

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