Quarries and quarrying - New Zealand - Nelson-Marlborough Region

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Date: ca 1920 From: Lithgow, Robert William, fl 1980s :Photographs of buildings constructed by the Hansford & Mills Construction Co., and of the Kairuru marble quarry Ref: PA1-q-144-29 Description: Original caption states "showing the method of cutting out large blocks". Three men are cutting blocks of marble using drills, wedges and crow bars. Photog...
Date: 1919 By: Duncan, E (Mrs), active 1960; Henderson, James Herbert, 1918-2005 Ref: 1/2-018927-F Description: View of the living quarters at the Kairuru Quarry, Takaka. The families that were living in the valley at the time were the Jones family (far left), Duncan ...
Date: 28 Aug 1985 to 04 Sep 1985 - 28 Aug 1985 - 04 Sep 1985 From: Nelson and Golden Bay Oral History Project By: Rae, Edward George, 1917-1993 Ref: OHInt-0053/23 Description: Ted Rae was born in Temuka on 15 April 1917 and raised at Mt. Peel, Canterbury. Describes his family background and his father's occupation as a rabbiter. R...
Abel Tasman National Park, (and quarry?)
Date: [ca 1910-1911] From: Smith, Sydney Charles, 1888-1972: Photographs of New Zealand Ref: 1/1-019940-G Description: Abel Tasman National Park, (and quarry?) circa 1910-1911. Photograph taken by Sydney Charles Smith. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s). Physical Descript...
Men cutting blocks of marble, Kairuru quarry
Date: [ca 1920] From: Hinge, Leslie, 1868-1942 : Photographs, negatives and photo albums Ref: 1/1-021977-G Description: Men cutting out blocks of marble at Kairuru quarry, for Parliament Buildings in Wellington. Photograph taken by Leslie Hinge. A print of this image is in th...
The incline to the old quarry at Sandy Bay
Date: ca 1920 From: Lithgow, Robert William, fl 1980s :Photographs of buildings constructed by the Hansford & Mills Construction Co., and of the Kairuru marble quarry Ref: PA1-q-144-027 Description: View of what the original caption on the album page describes as "the incline to the old quarry at Sandy Bay". The incline consists of a railway track up a...
Hinge, Leslie, 1868-1942 :A large face of stone [Kairuru Quarry, Takaka Hill]
Date: ca 1920 From: Lithgow, Robert William, fl 1980s :Photographs of buildings constructed by the Hansford & Mills Construction Co., and of the Kairuru marble quarry Ref: PA1-q-144-030 Description: Original caption states "a large face of stone". Three men stand on a ledge of marble from which they have been cutting blocks of the stone. Photographed a...
The diamond saw [construction site, Parliament Buildings]
Date: ca 1920 From: Lithgow, Robert William, fl 1980s :Photographs of buildings constructed by the Hansford & Mills Construction Co., and of the Kairuru marble quarry Ref: PA1-q-144-037 Description: The diamond circular saw used for cutting marble for use in the construction of Parliament Buildings, photographed ca 1920 by an unknown photographer. Inscr...
Hinge, Leslie, 1868-1942 :[Men cutting out blocks of marble, Kairuru quarry]
Date: [Between 1920 and 1929] From: Lithgow, Robert William, fl 1980s :Photographs of buildings constructed by the Hansford & Mills Construction Co., and of the Kairuru marble quarry By: Hinge, Leslie, 1868-1942 Ref: PA1-q-144-029 Description: Men cutting out blocks of marble, Kairuru quarry, photographed, probably in the 1920s, by Leslie Hinge. File print not located Inscriptions: Album page - a...
Hinge, Leslie, 1868-1942 :Kairuru Quarry
Date: [ca 1920] From: Hinge, Leslie, 1868-1942 : Photographs, negatives and photo albums Ref: 1/1-021978-G Description: Kairuru Quarry, photographed ca 1920 by Leslie Hinge. The stack in the centre contains over 50,000 cubic feet of quarried stone. An original print from thi...
Hinge, Leslie 1868-1942 :The quarry floor from which the large column stones were cut [Kairuru Quarry, Takaka Hill]
Date: ca 1920 From: Lithgow, Robert William, fl 1980s :Photographs of buildings constructed by the Hansford & Mills Construction Co., and of the Kairuru marble quarry By: Hinge, Leslie, 1868-1942 Ref: PA1-q-144-031 Description: Original caption states "the quarry floor from which the large column stones were cut". View of the marble quarry at Kairuru, Takaka Hill photographed by Le...
Men cutting blocks of marble, Kairuru quarry
Date: [ca 1920] From: Hinge, Leslie, 1868-1942 : Photographs, negatives and photo albums Ref: 1/1-021976-G Description: Men cutting out blocks of marble at Kairuru quarry, for Parliament Buildings in Wellington. Photograph taken by Leslie Hinge. A print of this image is in th...