Town Bridge (Whanganui, N.Z.)

Located at the end of Victoria Avenue, crossing the Whanganui River. Opened by Governor Bowen in November 1871. Replaced in 1970 by the City Bridge.

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Victoria Avenue bridge over the Whanganui River and Whanganui
Date: 1915 From: Creator unknown: Negatives of Whanganui, Dunedin, and the Waipori hydroelectric power scheme Ref: 1/4-125526-G Description: Depicts the Victoria Avenue bridge crossing the Whanganui River, a coal barge, and Whanganui city centre (commercial buildings, houses). Taken by an unidenti...
Date: [ca 1880s] By: Burton Brothers (Dunedin, N.Z.) Ref: PA7-38-09-2 Description: View of Town Bridge from Durie Hill looking west. The large building on the opposite side of the river is the premises of New Zealand Loan & Mercantile Agen...
The newly constructed Victoria Bridge over the Whanganui River
Date: 1871 or 1872 By: Peyman, Benjamin, 1823?-1897 Ref: 1/2-110448-F Description: Workmen putting the finishing touches to the newly built Victoria Bridge in Wanganui. The York Stockade can be seen atop York Hill on the far side of the Wha...
Date: 1900 From: Harding, William James, 1826-1899 :Negatives of Wanganui district Ref: 1/1-00114-G Description: Photograph taken by the studio of William James Harding, Whanganui. Source of descriptive information - Negative register and inscriptions on negative Quan...
Victoria Avenue, Wanganui, looking from the bridge, including business premises of ironmonger John Duthie
Date: [188-?] From: Harding, William James, 1826-1899 :Negatives of Wanganui district Ref: 1/2-008388-G Description: Photograph taken by the studio of William James Harding, Whanganui. Source of descriptive information - Negative register and inscriptions on negative Quan...
Date: 1880 - 1890 From: Willis, Archibald Dudingston (Firm) :N. Z. Christmas cards. - Wanganui ; A.D. Willis [1886 or later]. Ref: E-068-023 Description: A large oval vignette of Wanganui seen from the hill across the river, with a view out to the sea and a sunset on the left Quantity: 1 colour art print(s). ...
Victoria Avenue Bridge and Cooks Gardens, Wanganui, railyards and wharf with commercial area
Date: 6 Apr 1955 From: Whites Aviation Ltd: Photographs Ref: WA-37564-F Description: Aerial photograph taken by Whites Aviation. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s). Physical Description: Cellulosic film negative, 1/2 plate
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View of Durie Hill with part of the bridge which crosses the Wanganui River, leading from Durie Hill to Victoria Avenue
Date: [Between 1905 and 1915] From: Price, William Archer, 1866-1948 :Collection of post card negatives Ref: 1/2-000607-G Description: View of Durie Hill, taken from beneath the bridge leading from Victoria Avenue to Durietown. On the far side of the Whanganui River the business premises of...
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Victoria Avenue bridge over the Whanganui River looking to the town
Date: [ca 1880s] From: Harding, William James, 1826-1899 :Negatives of Wanganui district Ref: 1/2-008425-G Description: Shows two steamers alongside the railway wharf, with Jackson's wool & grain store, and the New Zealand Loan & Mercantile Agency building on Taupo Quay; and V...
Looking south, Whanganui River, Victoria Avenue bridge and town
Date: [ca. 1890] From: Harding, William James, 1826-1899 :Negatives of Wanganui district Ref: 1/1-000117-G Description: Photograph taken by the studio of William James Harding, Whanganui. Source of descriptive information - Negative register and inscriptions on negative Quan...
Looking south of the Whanganui River, Victoria Avenue bridge
Date: [ca. 1872] From: Harding, William James, 1826-1899 :Negatives of Wanganui district Ref: 1/1-000109-G Description: Copy negative taken by the studio of William James Harding, Whanganui. Source of descriptive information - Negative register and inscriptions on negative Q...
Wanganui, showing Durie Hill, Webb Road with residential housing, Victoria Avenue Bridge and the Wanganui River, with Castlecliff and coast beyond
Date: 6 Apr 1955 From: Whites Aviation Ltd: Photographs Ref: WA-37623-F Description: Aerial photograph taken by Whites Aviation. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s). Physical Description: Cellulosic film negative, 1/2 plate
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Victoria Avenue from the bridge, Wanganui
Date: 1919 From: Tesla Studios :Negatives of Wanganui and district taken by Alfred Martin, Frank Denton and Mark Lampe (Tesla Studios) Ref: 1/1-020910-G Description: Victoria Avenue from the bridge, Wanganui, 1919. A sign hanging from a bridge archway reads : Wanganui Borough Council Motor Speed Limit. 8 miles per hour ...
Victoria Avenue, Wanganui, looking along the street towards the bridge
Date: [187-?] From: Harding, William James, 1826-1899 :Negatives of Wanganui district Ref: 1/2-008346-G Description: Photograph taken by the studio of William James Harding, Whanganui. Source of descriptive information - Negative register and inscriptions on negative Quan...
Looking up Victoria Avenue form the Victoria Avenue bridge, Wanganui
Date: [ca. 1900] From: Harding, William James, 1826-1899 :Negatives of Wanganui district Ref: 1/1-000115-G Description: Photograph taken by the studio of William James Harding, Whanganui. Source of descriptive information - Negative register and inscriptions on negative Quan...
Whanganui City and River with Victoria Avenue Road Bridge, Cooks and Moutoa Gardens to Saint Johns Hill, Manawatu-Whanganui Region
Date: 16 Sep 1958 From: Whites Aviation Ltd: Photographs Ref: WA-47850-F Description: Aerial photograph taken by Whites Aviation. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s). Physical Description: Cellulosic film negative, 1/2 plate
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Taupo Quay, looking across the river with bridge, quay and stockade, Whanganui
Date: [ca 1875] From: Harding, William James, 1826-1899 :Negatives of Wanganui district Ref: 1/1-000003-G Description: Photograph taken by the studio of William James Harding, Whanganui. Source of descriptive information - Negative register and inscriptions on negative Quan...
Whanganui City and Victoria Avenue Road Bridge, Cooks Gardens and Queens Park to Saint Johns Hill beyond, Manawatu-Whanganui Region
Date: 16 Sep 1958 From: Whites Aviation Ltd: Photographs Ref: WA-47849-F Description: Aerial photograph taken by Whites Aviation. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s). Physical Description: Cellulosic film negative, 1/2 plate
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Whanganui City and River with Queens Park, Cooks Gardens and Victoria Avenue Bridge, Manawatu-Whanganui Region
Date: 16 Sep 1958 From: Whites Aviation Ltd: Photographs Ref: WA-47845-F Description: Aerial photograph taken by Whites Aviation. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s). Physical Description: Cellulosic film negative, 1/2 plate
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Flooding at Wanganui, showing high water under the Victoria Avenue bridge
Date: [1904] From: Daroux, Louis John, 1870-1948 :Photographs of New Zealand and the Pacific Ref: 1/1-039354-G Description: Flooding at Wanganui, showing high water under the Victoria Avenue bridge. Photograph taken 1904 by Louis John Daroux. Inscriptions: Photographer's title o...