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Nops, John George, d.1847 :Copy of a plan of the road taken by the combined forces under Coll. Despard, 99th Regt., in their march to attack the rebel chief, Kawiti [ms map]. By Mr Nops, Master, HMS Racehorse, assisted by Mr Groves Mid. 1846

Reference Number: MapColl-832.11hkm/1846/Acc.424

Military map showing Wangarua Harbour and Kawakawa River, which plots trek to Kawiti's pa site by the British troops during the 1845-7 New Zealand Wars showing arduous track, Kawiti's pa, two of the British stockades, their camp and rockets site. Shows table diarying troop movements, battle dates, and numbers of troops, guns and casualties.

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1 image, categorised under Maps, related to Colonel Henry Despard, John George Nops, Te Ruki Kawiti, Racehorse (Ship), Great Britain Army. 99th Regiment of Foot (Lanarkshire), Kawakawa River, Bay of Islands, Ngapuhi, Battles - Maori, New Zealand Wars, 1843-1847 - Campaigns - New Zealand - Northland Region, Maori - European relations, Maps, Military, Maps, Manuscript, New Zealand - Colonization, Pioneer troops - New Zealand, New Zealand Wars, 1843-1847 and Maori - Pa - New Zealand - Northland Region.

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Nops, John George, d.1847 :Copy of a plan of the road taken by the combined forces under Coll. Despard, 99th Regt., in their march to attack the rebel chief, Kawiti [ms map]. By Mr Nops, Master, HMS Racehorse, assisted by Mr Groves Mid. 1846, Reference Number MapColl-832.11hkm/1846/Acc.424 (1 digitised items)

Extent: 1 manuscript map(s)Ink on card, linen backed, part coloured, scale [ca.1:63 360], 47 x 74 cm.. Map

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Other copies available: Aperture card, colour transparency, available

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