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Collinson, Thomas Bernard 1822-1902 :New Plymouth from Marsland Hill. 1847

Reference Number: A-292-061

A detailed view of the houses and streets in the town from a high viewpoint, (the hill behind St Mary's Church) looking out to the west towards the sea. St Mary's Church and the churchyard are in the left foreground. The names of several house-owners are given, along with details of other features, including the houses of [William] Lakeman, Dorset, [Richard] Brown, "G. Inn" [Government Inn?] New Zealand Company houses [i.e. the immigration barracks], the gaol, Kawau Pa on the right, near the sea, a store (or stone?) house, the mill [Huatoki] stream, grass, streets, the bridge and gardens. The position of the South Huatoki Reef is also given, just out to sea, in line with the corner of the pa on the right. Brougham Street runs down the centre of the view, diagonally from the right bottom corner, with Vivian Street branching off to the right.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Pencil works, related to Thomas Bernard Collinson, William Lakeman, St Mary's Church (New Plymouth), New Zealand Company, Kawau Pa (New Plymouth), Huatoki Stream, Vivian Street, Brougham Street, New Plymouth, Taranaki Region (N.Z.) - Emigration and immigration, Gardens - New Zealand - Taranaki Region, Maori - Pa - New Zealand - Taranaki Region, Anglican church buildings - New Zealand - Taranaki Region, Prisons - New Zealand - Taranaki Region, Hotels - New Zealand - Taranaki Region and Dwellings - New Zealand - Taranaki Region.

Part of:
Collinson, Thomas Bernard 1822-1902 :Seven years service on the borders of the Pacific Ocean, 1843-1850, Reference Number A-292-001/080 (21 digitised items)

Extent: 1 drawing(s)Pencil 163 x 243 mm. Single art work

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