Digitised Image

[Holmes, William Howard] 1825-1885 :Wellington Beach 1856

Reference Number: A-032-040

Lambton Quay looking north, Plimmer's Ark (or warehouse, to the right, in the sea) and Barrett's Hotel in the left foreground with couple on horseback, another couple standing on the footpath, also a cart and 2 soldiers

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Watercolours, related to Richard Barrett, John Plimmer, William Howard Holmes, Inconstant (Ship), Wide-Eyed; early images of New Zealand (Exhibition), Lambton Quay, Stores, Retail - New Zealand - Wellington Region, Wellington Region (N.Z.) - Social life and customs, Warehouses - New Zealand - Wellington Region, Soldiers, Hotels - New Zealand - Wellington Region, Carriages and carts, Horsemanship and Couples.

Part of:
[Holmes, William Howard] 1825-1885 :Wellington Beach 1856, Reference Number A-032-040 (1 digitised items)

Extent: 1 watercolour(s)Pencil and watercolour 222 x 332 mm. Horizontal imageSingle art work

Historical Notes: 'Plimmer's Ark' was the hull of the wrecked barque Inconstant. It was a warehouse, moored at the south end of Lambton Quay for many years

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