Photograph, Thornbury Dairy Factory; Unknown photographer; 1904; RI.P32.93.427
Photograph, Thornbury Dairy FactoryAbout this object
A photograph of the Thornbury Dairy Factory taken in 1904.
The Thornbury Dairy factory was built and opened in 1902, after the closure of the Awarua, Fairfax, and Hekeia factories. The factory had eight managers in its 75 years of operation.
Collinson, O. (2000). Dairy Factories Of The South. Bluff: Ossie Collinson.
A copy is available in the Te Hikoi Museum's research room.
1904Inscription and Marks
Handwritten in black marker on the front: 'New Thornbury Dairy Factory 1904'
Handwritten in white ink on the back: 'P32.93.427'
Handwritten in blue ink on the back: 'New Thornbury Dairy Factory 1904'
Stamped on the back: 'Wallace Early Settlers Museum Riverton'
Yellow sticker on the back: '96/3'
Image: h x 151 mm x w 203 mm
Mount: h x 243 mm x w 301 mm
organic, processed material, paper
organic, processed material, cardboard