View of the Big River Battery, Inangahua Co., [circa 1910s]
Reference Number: 1/2-000560-G
View of the Big River Battery at the gold mining settlement called Big River in the Buller District. The battery is left of centre. An aerial tramway delivering quartz from the mine to the battery is above. Buildings immediately left of the battery building are a blacksmith's shop and workshop. The small building in line with the battery is the assay room. There is a cyanide plant at left, with sands from the battery awaiting cyanide treatment in the foreground. Photograph taken by William Archer Price, ca 1910s.
1 image, categorised under Postcard and Postcards, related to Big River Battery, Big River, Gold mines and mining - New Zealand - West Coast Region and Gold mines and mining - New Zealand - West Coast Region - Equipment and supplies.
Price, William Archer, d 1948 :Collection of post card negatives, Reference Number PAColl-3057 (1884 digitised items)
Extent: 1 b&w original negative(s)Dry plate glass negative. Horizontal imageSingle negative
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 "Price Collection, Alexander Turnbull Library".
Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures59. Inangahua Co. Big River. Gold Battery(PFP-028865)
Inscriptions: Inscribed - Photographer's title on negative - bottom centre: Big River. Battery. [No.] 672E
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