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Wreck of the ship "Hydrabad", Waitarere Beach, 23 January 1905

Reference Number: 1/4-023250-G

The wreck of the ship "Hydrabad", Waitarere Beach, on 23 January 1905. Taken by George Leslie Adkin.

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1 image, related to Hydrabad (Ship. 1865-1878), Waitarere and Shipwrecks - New Zealand - Wellington Region.

Part of:
Adkin, George Leslie :Photographs of New Zealand geology, geography, and the Maori history of Horowhenua, Reference Number PAColl-0844 (165 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original negative(s)Horizontal imageSingle negative

Historical Notes: The "Hydrabad" was built at Port Glasgow in 1865, and commanded by Captain Holmwood. She was owned by Messrs. Stephens and Son, London. She was driven ashore in 24 June 1878, a mile and a half north of the Horowhenua River, between Foxton and Otaki.(Information from "New Zealand Shipwrecks, 1795-1982", page 186, by CWN Ingram.)

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Other copies available: File print available in Pictorial Reference Service387. Hydrabad. 1905(PFP-001822)

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