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Mantell, Walter Baldock Durrant 1820-1895 :[Map of Akaroa and Banks Peninsula west to Peraki, Lake Forsyth (Wairewa) and Lake Ellesmere (Waihora). 1848]

Reference Number: C-103-048/049

Akaroa Harbour on the right (with the track towards Christchurch marked in pencil), Peraki (shown as Pireka) and Wairewa (Lake Forsyth) and Waihora (Lake Ellesmere) close to the coastline on the far left. The artist has marked off a squre by Lake Forsyth as '300 acres cultivation' and a smaller square as '30 acres' close to the coast. On the far right is Pohatupa (modern Damons Bay) with a dotted line running from it in a loop around to Waihora on the left, ending at a point called Waikakahi, possibly the Kaituna River. Other sections are marked in pencil around Akaroa and Wainui. Three hill tops are marked - Mt Hamilton (possibly now Saddle Hill), Farm Peak (possibly now Hill Top) and Mt Pelee (possibly now Mt Sinclair)

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Ink drawings and Maps, related to Hon Walter Baldock Durrant Mantell, Forsyth, Lake, Peraki Bay, Damons Bay, Akaroa Harbour, Ellesmere, Lake, Ahi ka, Maori - Land - European purchases and Maori - Names, Geographical.

Part of:
Mantell, Walter Baldock Durrant, 1820-1895 :Scrapbook. 1840-1872., Reference Number C-103 (52 digitised items)

Extent: 1 drawing(s)Ink & pencil, 138 x 182 mm. Single art work

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