Digitised Image

Customhouse Quay, Wellington, [ca 1886]

Reference Number: 1/2-029890-F

Looking south west along Customhouse Quay, Wellington, showing a row of ships berthed on the left. Also visible is the W & G Turnbull & Co building, second from the right, and the post office clock-tower, right of centre. Photograph taken by the Burton Brothers circa 1886.

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1 image, related to W & G Turnbull & Company, Customhouse Quay, Ships - New Zealand - Wellington Region and Wharves - New Zealand - Wellington Region.

Part of:
Customhouse Quay, Wellington, Reference Number 1/2-029890-F (1 digitised items)

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

Historical Notes: The W & G Turnbull & Co building seen here has a four storey central structure which was added in 1886. Previously, the two outer buildings stood side by side.

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Other copies available: File print available in Pictorial Reference Service41. Wellington. Businesses. Turnbull, W & G ca 1886(PFP-003010)

Inscriptions: Inscribed - Photographer's title on negative - bottom left: 4459 - Custom House Quay - Wellington Burton Bros. Dunedin

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