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Bates, Henry Stratton, b. 1836 :The Mata-rikoriko Stockade [1861]. [Wellington, 1922]

Reference Number: PUBL-0054-1-198

A small wooden stockade with gun-holes, a gate, two watch-towers and the roofs of two other buildings, and a flagpole. The stockade is on top of a hill. One armed soldier is patrolling the perimeter, another watches through a telescope from inside the stockade, while two men in the foreground are also on guard and a third is delving into the contents of a barrel. Two other guards are visible in the right distance beyond the stockade walls.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Photolithographs, related to Henry Stratton Bates, Matarikoriko Stockade (Taranaki), Matarikoriko, Soldiers - New Zealand - Taranaki Region, Fortification - New Zealand - Taranaki Region, Signals and signalling, Flags - New Zealand - Taranaki Region, Barrels and Taranaki War, 1860-1861.

Part of:
Cowan, James :The New Zealand wars. Wellington, Government Printer, 1922., Reference Number PUBL-0054 (5 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w photo-mechanical print(s)Photolithograph of watercolour (book illustration). Single art work

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