Busch's slip, Murchison earthquake, 1929; 17/06/1929; FNJ 6 x 8 16
Busch's slip, Murchison earthquake, 1929About this object
The Murchison earthquake, 17 June 1929, caused a massive landslide. It swept away the Morel's home (image is of the top storey of house) and dammed the Mātakitaki River. Four people died as a result of the landslide.Place Made
Gelatin dry plateCollection
F N Jones CollectionObject number
FNJ 6 x 8 16Copyright Licence
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