Damage to the Waiohine bridge after the 1942 Masterton earthquake, 25 June 1942
Reference Number: 1/2-123915-G
Shows the damage to the Waiohine bridge after the Masterton earthquake in 1942. A soldier is standing guard on the bridge. Photograph taken 25 June 1942 by unidentified Evening Post photographer.
Negatives of the Evening Post newspaper, Reference Number PAColl-0614-1 (5390 digitised items)
Evening Post :Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post newspaper, Reference Number PA-Group-00287 (5802 digitised items)
Extent: 1 b&w original negative(s)Horizontal imageSingle negative
Historical Notes: The Masterton approach to the Waiohine bridge sank badly during the June 1942 earthquake, compelling traffic to seek a deviation.
Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted
Citation: Any publication or exhibition must be accompanied by the credit "The Dominion Post Collection, Alexander Turnbull Library".
Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures43. Masterton. Earthquake. 1942(PFP-014389)
Usage: You can search, browse, print and download items from this website for research and personal study. You are welcome to reproduce the above image(s) on your blog or another website, but please maintain the integrity of the image (i.e. don't crop, recolour or overprint it), reproduce the image's caption information and link back to here (http://mp.natlib.govt.nz/detail/?id=9985). If you would like to use the above image(s) in a different way (e.g. in a print publication), or use the transcription or translation, permission must be obtained. More information about copyright and usage can be found on the Copyright and Usage page of the NLNZ web site.