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Wicksteed, Emma Ancilla 1811?-1869 :The town of New Plymouth, in the year 1843. (From a sketch taken by Mrs Wicksteed, from the residence of John Tylston Wicksteed, Esq.r, the Company's Agent, on Mount Eliot). [Left section] Mouth of the Uatoki River.

Reference Number: PUBL-0011-09-1

The first and left-hand section of a three part panoramic view of New Plymouth, shortly after its establishment as a New Zealand Company settlement. Shows the mouth of the Huatoki Stream and the waterfront of the township, with cows drinking at the water's edge, the stream bridged, with a canoe sailing along it, houses and various features indicated, including "Point near the mouth of the Waitera [Waitara] River, Company's Emigration Depot, Company's Hospital and forge, Mr Merchant['s house], Messrs Perry, Mr Shaw, Company's Survey Officer, Wesleyan Chapel, Company's Store, Devon Hotel, Freemason Arms, Mr Ibbotson, Mr Scott, Mr Lakeman, Church, Messrs Vercoe, Mr Webster, Mr Grube". A small boat is being dragged out of a tent shelter on the left, several people are tilling crops in their gardens, there are sheep on the background hills to the left, people and horses and carts in the streets, and barrels outside the Freemason's Arms.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Lithographs, related to William Perry, John Perry, James Thomas Shaw, Mr W H Scott, William Lakeman, Mr Bryant Vercoe, Philip Vercoe, Rev Horatio Grube, Charles E Merchant, Devon Hotel (New Plymouth), Freemason's Arms Hotel (New Plymouth), Huatoki Stream, Gardens - New Zealand - Taranaki Region, Cows - New Zealand - Taranaki Region, Sheep - New Zealand - Taranaki Region, Anglican church buildings - New Zealand - Taranaki Region, Hospitals - New Zealand - Taranaki Region, Boats and boating - New Zealand - Taranaki Region, Methodist church buildings - New Zealand - Taranaki Region, Waka, Hotels - New Zealand - Taranaki Region, Barrels and Bridges - New Zealand - Taranaki Region.

Part of:
Wicksteed, Emma Ancilla 1811?-1869 :The town of New Plymouth, in the year 1843. (From a sketch taken by Mrs Wicksteed, from the residence of John Tylston Wicksteed, Esq.r, the Company's Agent, on Mount Eliot). Day & Haghe. London, Smith, Elder [1845], Reference Number PUBL-0011-09 (3 digitised items)
Wakefield, Edward Jerningham 1820-1879 :Illustrations to "Adventure in New Zealand". Lithographed from original drawings taken on the spot by Mrs Wicksteed, Miss King, Mrs Fox, Mr John Saxton, Mr Charles Heaphy, Mr S. C. Brees and Captain W. Mein Smith., Reference Number PUBL-0011 (29 digitised items)

Extent: 1 colour art print(s)Lithograph, hand-coloured 237 x 475 mm. Horizontal imageSingle art work

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

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