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[Mitford, John Guise] 1822-1854 :[The Hobson album. View from above Grafton Gully showing graveyard and Government House, Auckland. 1843]

Reference Number: E-216-f-111

View from above Grafton Gully, covered in dense bush, with low fenced hills and Governor Hobson's grave in the cemetery in the centre. A road runs past the cemetery towards Government House in the middle distance. Several other houses can also be seen. In the distance across the water, the flagstaff marks Mount Victoria, with Rangitoto beyond that. The flat island further off, left of centre is Tiritiri.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Watercolours, related to Captain, RN William Hobson, John Guise Mitford, Government House (Auckland), Mount Victoria, Auckland City, Grafton Gully, Parnell, Tiritiri Matangi Island, Rangitoto Island, Cemeteries - New Zealand - Auckland Region, Flags - New Zealand - Auckland Region, Native forest - New Zealand - Auckland Region and Dwellings - New Zealand - Auckland Region.

Part of:
[Various artists] :[Mrs Hobson's album. 1843-1845], Reference Number E-216-f (35 digitised items)

Extent: 1 watercolour(s)Watercolour, 195 x 301 mm. Single art work

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