Opunake Bay

Production date
Circa 1915
Description
View of Opunake Bay. Eleven tents are pitched near the beach, and a boat (thought to be SS Rimu) is anchored offshore. The wharf can be seen in the distance.
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Production role
Photographer
Production date
Circa 1915
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Accession number
PHO2011-0006
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The boat is the SS Rimu , was a regular coastal trader, It was too shallow for it to moor beside the Jetty so it had to transfer it's cargo by longboat, you can see it just visible either heading in or back out.

- Murray Maindonald on 29-03-2017 01:44:57

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