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Drake, James Charles, fl 1825-1865 :District of Ohariu New Zealand [ms map]. 1853.

Reference Number: MapColl-832.47gbbd/1853/Acc.24010

Cadastral map of the area surrounding Makara Beach, Ohariu Bay, southeast and northwest of the Makara and Ohariu rivers, including parts of both the Ohariu and the Makara Districts.Shows several numbered sections, with the names of the property owners, including: G Hart (occupied by John ?Monk), T Molesworth, R Barton, Smith (former Hallets), Stevens, Captain Daniell, H St. Hill, New Zealand Company, James Bain, Johnston, ?Barten, John Cook. Two blocks of land include annotations indicating they were sold in October and December 1855, one to the Provincial Government and one to James Baines. Several ink and pencil annotations indicate subsequent owner names and cadastral information. One area marked in pencil as unsurveyed.Large blocks of land are coloured coded as Native (Maori) land; smaller areas as Native (Maori) cultivations.A pa (kainga) at Makara Beach is shown.

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1 image, categorised under Maps, related to James Charles Drake, New Zealand Company, New Zealand. Parliamentary Library, Wellington City, Makara, Ohariu, Maori - Pa - New Zealand - Wellington Region, Wellington Region (N.Z.) - Maps, Land tenure - New Zealand - Wellington Region, Land settlement - New Zealand - Wellington Region, Cadastral maps, Maori - Land - New Zealand - Wellington Region and Land subdivision - New Zealand - Wellington Region.

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Drake, James Charles, fl 1825-1865 :District of Ohariu New Zealand [ms map]. 1853., Reference Number MapColl-832.47gbbd/1853/Acc.24010 (1 digitised items)

Extent: 1 manuscript map(s)Ink and watercolour on paper, scale [ca. 1:7 920], 75.8 x 67.1 cm.. Map

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