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Timaru beach, showing the wreck of the ship Elginshire, and a man in a horse-drawn cart in the foreground, [1900]

Reference Number: 1/2-014390-G

Timaru waterfront showing the wreck of the ship Elginshire at sea and a man in a horse-drawn cart on the beach in the foreground. Photograph taken by David Alexander De Maus 8 years after the stranding of the Elginshire on 9 March 1892.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Ship portraits, related to Elginshire (Ship. 1891-1892), Timaru, Shipwrecks, Carriages and carts - New Zealand - Canterbury Region and Steamships.

Part of:
De Maus, David Alexander, 1847-1925 :Shipping negatives, Reference Number PA-Group-00198 (301 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original negative(s)Single 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 "De Maus Collection, Alexander Turnbull Library".

Other copies available: File print available in Pictorial Reference Service387. Elginshire(PFP-002423)

Inscriptions: Inscribed - Photographer's title on negative - bottom centre: 'Elginshire'. Wrecked at Timaru 9 Mar 1892. 8 Years after.

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