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Warre, Henry James 1819-1898 :The Missionary Station, Sugar Loaf Rock near New Plymouth. Drawn by Gen.l Sir H.J.Warre. 1861

Reference Number: B-121-016

Shows Wesleyan Mission Society's boarding school at Ngamotu, called the Grey Institute, with Paritutu rock in the background, fenced area and bush in the foreground

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1 image, categorised under Landscapes and Watercolours, related to John Whiteley, Henry James Warre, Grey Institute (Ngamotu), Sugar Loaf Islands, New Plymouth, Methodist Church, Missions - New Zealand - Taranaki Region and Schools - New Zealand - Taranaki Region.

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Warre, Henry James 1819-1898 :The Missionary Station, Sugar Loaf Rock near New Plymouth. Drawn by Gen.l Sir H.J.Warre. 1861, Reference Number B-121-016 (1 digitised items)

Extent: 1 watercolour(s)Pencil & watercolour 221 x 307 mm (sight). Horizontal imageSingle art work

Historical Notes: The school was called the Grey Institute after Governor Grey. At the date of this view it was run by Rev. John Whiteley and provided instruction mainly for Maori boys. The buildings were removed after 1874 and later demolished

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

Other copies available: File PrintIn Drawings & Prints under Artist/Title (DFP-000083)

Inscriptions: Inscribed - Title & artist from label (retained in separate folder) formerly attached to verso of work. Label continues: "formerly commanding the 57th Foot in Taranaki N.Z."

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