Cliff Street, Lyell

Cliff Street, Lyell
[before 1 Jun 1896]
Ring, James, 1856-1939

Cliff Street in the town of Lyell, showing commercial buildings, including the National Bank. Also shows a horse drawn coach and onlookers. Ryan's store at left foreground. Photograph taken by James Ring before 1 June 1896.

Publication note - This photograph is published in "Gold Trails of the West Coast" by Tony Nolan, Reed, 1975, page 27.

Source of descriptive information - Notes on file print. Date of image from Library client, and related historical note from Hawera & Normanby Star, Volume XXXII, Issue 3263, 1 June 1896, Page 3, see Papers Past website.

Inscriptions: Photographer's title on negative - bottom left - Cliff Street, Lyell. [4 or H]35; Photographer's title on negative - bottom right - Ring Photo

Buildings in this street burnt down in a fire in the evening of 31 May 1896.

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

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1 b&w original negative(s), Negatives, Orientation: Horizontal image
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