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Illustrated London news :The Canterbury colonists. Scene at Gravesend, on Monday. September 1850.

Reference Number: PUBL-0033-1850-199

On the dock at Gravesend, Kent, England, with the Charlotte Jane, Sir George Seymour, Randolph and Cressy visible in the background. Several large tents close to the water and, in the foreground, crowds of Canterbury settlers, many already in lengthy queues heading towards the relevant ship. A group is playing 'Ring-a-ring-a-roses' in the foreground.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Wood engravings, related to Charlotte Jane (Ship), Randolph (Ship), Sir George Seymour (Ship), Illustrated London News (Newspaper), Cressy (Ship), Gravesend, Canterbury Region (N.Z.) - Emigration and immigration, Queues, Flags, Tents and Games.

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Illustrated London news :The Canterbury colonists. Scene at Gravesend, on Monday. September 1850., Reference Number PUBL-0033-1850-199 (1 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w art print(s)Wood engraving, 184 x 215 mm. Single art work

Conditions governing access to original: Partial restriction - Use photographic copies in preference to original.

Other copies available: File Print available in Turnbull Library Pictures325. Emigration & immigration. 1850?(DFP-004969)

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