Digitised Image

View of the `Wanganella' leaving the Floating Dock, Wellington Harbour, 27 May 1947

Reference Number: EP-Ships-Wanganella-02

View of the Huddard Parker liner `Wanganella' leaving the Floating dock, Wellington Harbour. Photographed by an Evening post staff photographer on the 27th of May 1947.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Ship portraits, related to Wellington Floating Dock, Wanganella (Ship), Wellington City, Wellington Harbour, Ships - New Zealand - Wellington Region, Harbours - New Zealand - Wellington Region, Shipwrecks - New Zealand - Wellington Region, Cities and towns - New Zealand - Wellington Region and Dry docks - New Zealand - Wellington Region.

Part of:
Photographs of ships, Reference Number EP-Ships (3 digitised items)
Further negatives of the Evening Post newspaper, Reference Number PAColl-7327-2 (1639 digitised items)
The Dominion Post :Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post and Dominion newspapers, Reference Number PAColl-7327 (2038 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original photographic print(s)Silver gelatin print, 14 x 11 cm. Single photograph

Historical Notes: `Wanganella' was wrecked on Barrett's Reef at the entrance to Wellington harbour on the evening of the 19th of January 1948. A week later she was salvaged and entered the Floating Dock to be made watertight.

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Citation: Any publication or exhibition must be accompanied by the caption "The Dominion Post Collection, Alexander Turnbull Library."

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