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R. O. Clark's Hobsonville factory

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R. O. Clark's Hobsonville factory

Post  TonyK on Mon 3 May - 17:42

Factory of R O Clark's brick and pottery works, Hobsonville - taken from the main road ca 1906 by an unidentified photographer.



Permission of the Alexander Turnbull Library, Wellington, New Zealand, must be obtained before any re-use of this image.


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Re: R. O. Clark's Hobsonville factory

Post  Ev on Mon 3 May - 17:53

That's fantastic Tony!!!!
The photo of the painting of the Hobsonville Clark site in the old NZ Ceramics magazine was a similar view... but in colour of course.
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R O Clark marked piece

Post  youngone1 on Thu 5 Dec - 17:30

Here's a picture of a piece of R O Clark marked pottery.  I'm unsure what is was used for but I found it at the back of a cupboard blocking a hole in a brick wall. Sharon



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Re: R. O. Clark's Hobsonville factory

Post  Ev on Thu 5 Dec - 17:50

Great job Sharon cheers
I can't decide exactly what this is, as it doesn't look like a brick .... scratch
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R O Clark 'object'

Post  youngone1 on Fri 27 Dec - 19:00

Hi Ev
It's about 1 1/2 inches thick, is flat on the reverse side and has holes to pick it up in the middle. I'll try and put up a photo of that side also. Could be a lid for a pipe inspection hole or similar I think.
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