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Photograph: Lister HA2 generators, Portland Island; Murray Williscroft; 2015.152.50

Object number

2015.152.50

Name/Title

Photograph: Lister HA2 generators, Portland Island

Object Type

Photography

About this Object

Blurred photograph of the Lister HA2 generators in the power house at Portland Island (Waikawa) lighthouse station. 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

Waikawa

Medium and Materials

Black and White Print

Inscription and Marks

Portland Island 1958. Lister FA2 Generators in Power House, Caption, Adhered

Measurements

HxW (2D objects YxX): H 60 W 60mm (H 2 3/8 W 2 3/8in)

Subject Keywords

Lighthouses

Collection

Murray Williscroft

Credit Line

Gift of Rae MacGregor, reproduced courtesy of Ventris Williscroft.

Copyright Licence

All rights reserved