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Scene at Cable Bay showing Cable Station and residences for cable staff, ca 1912

Reference Number: 1/1-004928-G

Scene at Cable Bay showing Cable Station and residences for cable staff. Taken by the Northwood Brothers circa 1912.

Key terms:
1 image, related to Duke of Marlborough Hotel (Russell), Cable Bay, Buildings - New Zealand - Northland Region and Telegraph cables.

Part of:
Northwood brothers :Photographs of Northland, Reference Number PA-Group-00027 (873 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original negative(s)Dry plate glass negative 6.5 x 8.5 inches. Horizontal imageSingle negative

Historical Notes: The double storey building was said to be shifted to the Bay of Islands by barge and formed the nucleus of the Duke of Marlborough Hotel in Russell. (Information transcribed from back of file print.)

Conditions governing access to original: Partial restriction - Negatives are not available for viewing. Surrogate copies will be provided.

Citation: Any publication or exhibition must be accompanied by the credit "Northwood Collection, Alexander Turnbull Library"

Other copies available: File print available in Pictorial Reference Service12. Mangonui Co. Cable Bay(PFP-001322)

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