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Scrivener, Henry Ambrose 1842- :First encampment at Drury. 17 July 1863. Naval encampment of landing party from HMS Harrier... 1863.

Reference Number: B-064-025

Shows group of circular tents with soldiers beside most of them. More permanent buildings include the Commisariat store house, and the Government Pier building.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Pencil works, related to Henry Ambrose Scrivener, Commander Hay, Harrier (Ship), Drury, New Zealand Wars, 1860-1872 - Campaigns - Waikato-Tauranga, Military camps - New Zealand - Auckland Region and Tents.

Part of:
Scrivener, Henry Ambrose 1842- :First encampment at Drury. 17 July 1863. Naval encampment of landing party from HMS Harrier... 1863; and (on verso) Nukulau Island, Fiji Islands. 1861.., Reference Number B-064-025/026 (1 digitised items)

Extent: 1 drawing(s)Pencil 188 x 317 mm, mounted on paper 304 x 392 mm.. Horizontal imageSingle art work

Historical Notes: Drury was an advanced base for military operations from 1863-64. Supplies and munitions were shipped by cutters from Onehunga across the Manukau Harbour up the Drury Inlet.

Conditions governing access to original: Partial restriction - Use digital or photographic copy in preference to original.

Other copies available: File PrintIn Drawings & Prints under Artist/Title (DFP-001274)

Inscriptions: Inscribed - Recto - beneath image: First Encampment at Drury - 17 July 1863 / Naval Brigade Encampment ; Govt Pier at Drury; Military Store Tents, Commissariat / Store House; Recto - beneath image: Naval encampment of landing Party from "HMS Harrier" at Drury. New Zealand / on 17 July 1863 -

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