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Slide: Flying into Preservation Inlet; Murray Williscroft; 2015.152.17

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Slide: Flying into Preservation Inlet

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About this Object

Hazy view towards Preservation Inlet taken from a NZ Tourist Air Travel amphibian aeroplane. Photographer's caption: "On the way to Preservation Inlet with tourist air travel amphibian out of Invercargill . This supply flight was every three weeks and landed at Sandfly Chapel." Murray Williscroft was a lighthouse keeper, who, along with his wife Ventris worked on a number of stations around New Zealand in the 1950s-60s.

Medium and Materials

35mm Slide

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Puysegur 1


HxW (2D objects YxX): H 50 W 50mm (H 1 15/16 W 1 15/16in)


Murray Williscroft

Credit Line

Gift of Rae MacGregor, reproduced courtesy of Ventris Williscroft.

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