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Photograph: SS KATOA at Princes Wharf; Foss Tackaberry; 2015.69.10

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Photograph: SS KATOA at Princes Wharf

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About this Object

Starboard side view of SS KATOA at Princes Wharf. A line of cranes are being used to unload her. 'KATOA' is painted on the side of the vessel in white.

Place Made


Medium and Materials

Black and White Print

Inscription and Marks

Photograph captioned in white ink on album page: 'S.S. KATOA AS ABOVE, USING SEVEN CRANES & FOUR SHIP'S GEARS, ELEVEN GANGS, RATE OF DISCHARGE 275 TONS PER HOUR, APPROX., Handwriting


HxW (2D objects YxX): H 76 W 127mm (H 3 W 5in)

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Credit Line

Gift of Neil Slater, 2012

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