Slide: 'Mercury Bay, Heading for Old Man Light'; Reginald Squire; 2015.63.30

Name/Title

Slide: 'Mercury Bay, Heading for Old Man Light'

About this object

Six men in a rowboat. Four are wearing life jackets. Likely to be rowing towards Old Man Rock lighthouse.
The photographer, Reginald Alfred Squire, was the Superintendent of Mercantile Marine, with the New Zealand Marine Department from 1958 until his retirement in 1966.

Place Made

Mercury Bay

Maker

Reginald Squire

Measurements

HxW (2D objects YxX): H 50 W 50mm (H 1 15/16 W 1 15/16in)

Object Type

Photography

Subject and Association Keywords

Lighthouses/[Communication]

Subject and Association Keywords

Dinghies/VESSELS

Subject and Association Keywords

Safety equipment/* LIFEBOAT SERVICES, PILOTAGE AND COASTGUARD ACTIVITIES

Subject and Association Keywords

Mercury Bay/Coromandel Peninsula/Waikato/New Zealand

Medium and Materials

35mm Slide/Film/Photographic, Audio and Visual

Credit Line

Gift of Pamela Hubscher, reproduction courtesy of the Squire family

Object number

2015.63.30

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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