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[Bridge, Cyprian], 1807-1885 :Bombardment of Ruapekapeka Pa from a drawing 10 January 1846 by Major Cyprian Bridge [or] Sgt John Williams

Reference Number: PUBL-0054-1-077

Ranks of soldiers on flat land in the foreground, with a fenced raupo cottage to the left. On a hill behind, Ruapekapeka Pa, ringing with bursts of gunfire smoke and with rockets shooting up the hill to left towards it.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Photolithographs, related to Lieutenant-Colonel Cyprian Bridge, John Williams, Ruapekapeka Pa, Ruapekapeka, New Zealand Wars, 1843-1847 - Campaigns - New Zealand - Northland Region, Ordnance, Soldiers and Maori - Pa - New Zealand - Northland Region.

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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