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View looking across Torpedo Bay to North Head, Devonport, [ca 1910]

Reference Number: 1/2-001635-G

View taken from vicinity of Duders Beach, Devonport looking across Torpedo Bay to North Head. In the foreground are four boys in a dinghy and other children are playing on the rocks on the foreshore closeby. The large buildings were known as the Torpedo Yard (the home of the Torpedo Corps). Torpedo Wharf can be seen in the distance. Photograph taken by William A Price.

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1 image, related to North Head, Devonport, Torpedo Bay, Suburbs - New Zealand - Auckland Region, Wharves - New Zealand - Auckland Region, Children playing outdoors, Children - New Zealand - Auckland Region, Children's clothing and Dwellings - New Zealand - Auckland 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 4.5 x 6.5 inches. Horizontal imageSingle negative

Historical Notes: William Archer Price lived and practised in Queen Street, Northcote, 1909-1910. Source: New Zealand Post Office directories

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 Pictures11. Auckland. Devonport. North Head.(PFP-028136)

Inscriptions: Inscribed - Photographer's title on negative - bottom left: North Head. Auckland. 707

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