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Photograph: Landing beach, Puysegur Point; Murray Williscroft; 2015.152.39

Object number

2015.152.39

Name/Title

Photograph: Landing beach, Puysegur Point

Object Type

Photography

About this Object

Landing beach on Puysegur Point. Shows fuels store, tramway and boat shelters, cemetery to left of shed. The landing is 5 miles away from the lighthouse through the bush on a rough road. 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.

Place Made

Puysegur Point

Medium and Materials

Black and White Print

Inscription and Marks

Puysegur Point 1963, landing beach. Shows fuels store, tramway and boat shelters, cemetery to left of shed. The landing is 5 miles away from the lighthouse through the bush on a rough road., Caption, Adhered

Measurements

HxW (2D objects YxX): H 90 W 120mm (H 3 9/16 W 4 3/4in)

Collection

Murray Williscroft

Credit Line

Gift of Rae MacGregor, reproduced courtesy of Ventris Williscroft.

Copyright Licence

All rights reserved