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View of Ridgway Street, Wanganui, [Between 1905 and 1908]

Reference Number: 1/2-000624-G

View of Ridgway Street, Wanganui, looking towards the post office, with the Watt Fountain at the intersection with Victoria Avenue in the middle distance. The post office clock tower is visible centre left, the street is lined with shops, and there is a horse-drawn cart going away from the camera. Photograph taken by William Archer Price, before December 1908, when the fountain was moved to another site to make room for the new tramway, which was officially opened in December 1908.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Postcards, related to Alfred Charles Lennard, David Gellatly, Post Office (Wanganui), Watt Fountain, Ridgway Street, Stores, Retail - New Zealand - Manawatu-Wanganui Region, Streets - New Zealand - Manawatu-Wanganui Region, Post offices - New Zealand - Manawatu-Wanganui Region, Clock towers - New Zealand - Manawatu-Wanganui Region, Bank buildings - New Zealand - Manawatu-Wanganui Region and Fountains - New Zealand - Manawatu-Wanganui Region.

Part of:
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 made available.

Citation: Any publication must be accompanied by the credit "Price Collection, Alexander Turnbull Library".

Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures44. Wanganui. Streets. Ridgway(PFP-028921)

Inscriptions: Inscribed - Photographer's title on negative - bottom left: Ridgway St. Wanganui. [No.] 486

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