Ashburton, general view looking down East Street - Photograph taken by A W H

Ashburton, general view looking down East Street - Photograph taken by A W H
[between 1910s and 1920s]
Hopkins, Alfred Walter, 1882-1969

General view of Ashburton, looking down East Street. Baring Square with two statues, one of John Grigg (1828?-1901), runs along East Street in the left foreground, and the business premises of Baker and Brown (coachbuilders at 164 Havelock Street), are visible behind the park. Photograph taken by A W H, probably Alfred W Hopkins, bookseller and stationer at 55 East Street, Ashburton

Source of descriptive information - Photographer identified as Alfred W Hopkins from image at 1/2-000883 and from Wise's Post Office Directory between 1910s and 1920s

Source of descriptive information - Note on back of file print reads "Looking down East Street. Baring Square with statue of John Grigg." [Information given by] R. Lambrechtsen, Aug 2002.

Inscriptions: Photographer's title on negative - bottom centre - Ashburton Protd A W H [No] 374b

Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s).

Physical Description: Dry plate glass negative

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1 b&w original negative(s), Negatives, Postcards, Dry plate glass negative, Orientation: Horizontal image
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