Digitised Image

Creator unknown :Photograph of the Town Hall clock tower, Wellington, [ca 1923]

Reference Number: PAColl-8497

Photograph of the Roman styled portico and clock tower of the Wellington Town Hall, taken circa 1923? by an unidentified photographer.

Key terms:
1 image, related to Wellington Town Hall, Architecture - New Zealand - Wellington Region, Public buildings - New Zealand - Wellington Region and Clock towers - New Zealand - Wellington Region.

Part of:
Creator unknown :Photograph of the Town Hall clock tower, Wellington, Reference Number PAColl-8497 (1 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original photographic print(s)Silver gelatin print 16.7 x 10.8 cm. Vertical imageSingle photograph

Historical Notes: The clock was donated to the city by John Blundell in 1922. It was erected in 1923 and started just before Christmas. The clock and tower were removed as a precaution following the 1931 Hawke's Bay earthquake. Source: NZHPT. Wellington Regional Committee Newsletter 2, no. 2 (1979): 5.

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