Heaphy, Charles 1820-1881 :Crater with recurved side, Otahuhu. 1868
Reference Number: A-147-010
Shows section of perimeter of crater, with detached rock resting on edge at left.
Heaphy, Charles 1820-1881 :Crater with recurved side, Otahuhu. 1868, Reference Number A-147-010 (1 digitised items)
Extent: 1 drawing(s)Ink 250 x 350 mm. Horizontal imageSingle art work
Conditions governing access to original: Partial restriction - Use photographic copy in preference to original.
Other copies available: RectoIn Drawings & Prints under Artist/Title (DFP-002008)
Inscriptions: Inscribed - Recto - bottom right: [Title] / see over; Verso - top centre: Note. This crater is on the eastern slope of the larger crater on Hawkins Hill, near the Tamiki at Otahuhu. It has discharged its lava towards the eastward. The [appearance?] of the wall of the crater is that which would result from a basin being for a time filled with melted matter cooling on the top and at the edges and which suddenly found vent. There are other places in the Auckland district where similar appearances exist as at the Lake, North Shore, and the Grotto, Onehunga - both craters. C.H. / 20/1/68
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