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Assassination Cove, Oraukawa Bay, Northland, New Zealand, 27 July 1914

Reference Number: PA1-o-140-62

View of Assassanation Cove at the north east end of Oraukawa Bay, Manawaora Bay, Bay of Islands, Northland, New Zealand. Photographed by Russell Duncan on the 27th of July 1914.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Landscapes, related to Marc Joseph Marion du Fresne, Te Hue, Oraukawa Bay, Manawaora Bay, Bays - New Zealand - Northland Region and Native forest - New Zealand - Northland Region.

Part of:
Duncan, Russell, album 1, Reference Number PA1-o-136 (6 digitised items)
Duncan, Russell James, 1855-1946 :Photograph albums, Reference Number PAColl-3030 (14 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original photographic print(s)Silver gelatin print, 20 x 14.5 cm, mounted on album page. Single photograph

Historical Notes: This cove is where the French explorer and his boat's crew of 15, were killed by Maori on the 12th of June 1772.

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Inscriptions: Inscribed - On album page - Marion's voyage. Assassination Cove. At N E end of Oraukawa Bay. Bay of Islands. Scene of massacre of Marion and boat's crew 12 June 1772. 16 altogether.

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