Looking over Maclaggan Street, Dunedin, with Rattray Street in the foreground

Looking over Maclaggan Street, Dunedin, with Rattray Street in the foreground
Date
1862
Ref
PA1-o-143-06
Description
Looking over Maclaggan Street, Dunedin, with Rattray Street in the foreground, photographed by William Meluish from Bell Tower in 1862. Shows the two storied Abbeyleix House at upper left, with verandah and steps. On Maclaggan Street are: Excelsior House of Alcorn Brothers, Edward Moeller's Furniture Auction and Sale Rooms, the Abbeyleix House bar, and R Campbell and Company's Auction Rooms. Opposite Excelsior House is the London Cafe Restaurant. In the foreground is Rattray Street and from left are: Thompson's Success Boarding House, Harris Reidlish's El Dorado Boarding House, and Dr Hocken's residence. High Street runs parallel to Maclaggan Street. Published in "Dunedin: Early Photographs" text by Hardwicke Knight, 1985, plate 4 Other Titles - Maclaggan St from Bell Tower 1862 Inscriptions: title on negative - bottom left: Maclaggan St from Bell Tower 1862; on negative - bottom right: F A C Quantity: 1 b&w original photographic print(s). Physical Description: Albumen print 17.2 x 22.5 cm, on album page 21.3 x 26.7
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Format
1 b&w original photographic print(s), Photographs, Albumen print 17.2 x 22.5 cm, on album page 21.3 x 26.7, Orientation: Horizontal image
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