Clamp, mast; [?]; [?]; 2011.218
Clamp, mastAbout this object
Mast clamp; a heavy, iron mast clamp, from the 'Surat'.
The 'Surat' ran aground in a sinking condition, in Catlins Bay (now Surat Bay), on the 1st of January, 1874. No lives were lost, but the passengers lost many of their personal possessions. A later marine inquiry found the Captain and First Officer to be at fault for the wreck.
processed material, metal, ironMeasurements
h 810mm x l 340mm x w 90mm
From the collection of Owaka Museum Wahi Kahuika The Meeting Place "a rest on your journey".Object Type