Boat Rescue 1904

Original digital file

WilsonT2267_Box3_036-2_PowdrellBros-1.jpg

Description

Powdrell Bros’  first job – winching up a stranded fishing vessel at Awatoto, 1904

When Frank Powdrell took delivery of his new traction engine from Napier, he was stopped at Awatoto by a Mr William who also owned a traction engine, to assist in winching a fishing vessel which had become stranded on the beach to higher ground for repairs.

Business / Organisation

Powdrell Bros

Location

Awatoto

Format of the original

Photographic print

Date published

1904

Accession number

407250

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