Object #1012410 from MS-Papers-0032-0178
From: Inward letters - Charles Brown, Reference Number MS-Papers-0032-0178 (46 digitised items). 47 letters written from Auckland, 1854; New Plymouth, Taranaki, 1854-1876; Wanganui, Aug 1876; Patea, Oct 1876.
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2nd. Feb, 1872.
I omitted to mention a suggestion that I have to make, to get over the difficulty of the Pariaka opposition to the Telegraph wires.
Somewhere about Te Kurukoatu, I think just south of it, there is a sand hill rise near the beach which can be seen
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from the peak above Kaitake, and is seen from the latter, a mile or two nearer might be got, but then the sand hill would make a background so it I think; carry on the wires to a station at the sand hill and erect a Semaphore there, on Kaitake, and on Marsland Hill, and in fine weather the Telegraph could work night or day.
Inward letters - Charles Brown, Reference Number MS-Papers-0032-0178 (46 digitised items)
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