Photograph [Ratanui Cheese Factory]; [?]; c1890s; CT79.1038a
Photograph [Ratanui Cheese Factory]About this object
Photograph; Suppliers with horses and carts loaded with milk cans at the Ratanui Cheese Factory which opened in 1893. Mr William Williamson stands to the left in the photograph with his harness bull.
The original photograph has been digitised. A digital image and copy print are available for research access.
c1890sInscription and Marks
Caption written by John Logan beneath photo.
Written on back, 'Ratanui Dairy Factory 188-/W Williamson with bull/Gift of Miss Young/Tuapeke West.'
'The factory was burnt down/early in the 1900s when/owned by Dan Odham.'
From the collection of Owaka Museum Wahi Kahuika, The Meeting Place "a rest on your journey".Object number