Photograph: Piles of railway rails stacked on the roof of Shed 24, Princes Wharf
Tackaberry, Foss Harry (b.1898, d.1969)
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Photograph captioned in white ink on the album page: "Above and below. Over 1000 tons of railway rails and whale oil on the roof of Shed 24 Prince's Wharf."
Foss Tackaberry was an engineer with the Auckland Harbour Board. He became the foreman of works on the waterfront. He retired mid 1960s but was re-hired to oversee the floating of the dredge HAPAI.
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