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Photograph: Mokohinau light station; Murray Williscroft; 2015.152.36

Object number

2015.152.36

Name/Title

Photograph: Mokohinau light station

Object Type

Photography

About this Object

Aerial view taken from aeroplane of Mokohinau Island and light station. Looking east. Murray Williscroft was a lighthouse keeper, who, along with his wife Ventris worked on a number of stations around New Zealand in the 1950s-60s.

Medium and Materials

Black and White Print

Inscription and Marks

MOKO HINAU LIGHT STATION (BURGESS ISLAND) VERY HAPPY HERE OUR HOUSE IS THE MIDDLE ONE. GOOD FISHING AND GARDENS 1964, Caption, Adhered

Measurements

HxW (2D objects YxX): H 130 W 90mm (H 5 1/8 W 3 9/16in)

Subject Keywords

Aviation, Lighthouses

Collection

Murray Williscroft

Credit Line

Gift of Rae MacGregor, reproduced courtesy of Ventris Williscroft.

Copyright Licence

All rights reserved