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Object: 1918 road and rail bridge over the Ahuriri Estuary, Westshore, Napier

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Title 1918 road and rail bridge over the Ahuriri Estuary, Westshore, Napier
Production Unknown, circa 1931, Hawke's Bay
Materials silver, photographic paper, photographic gelatin
Classification black-and-white prints, gelatin silver prints
Credit line Gift of Mrs J Paterson, date unknown
Registration number O.005491
Hawke's Bay earthquake - view of a bridge in the aftermath of the earthquake; the first section of it is leaning heavily towards the water (ie it has toppled over). Two people are in sight - a man on a bicycle is visible on the bridge and a woman is sitting on the rock-covered landscape at a position close to the bridge.

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