Wanganui. New Zealand. October 1847

Creator

Date Created

1847

Identifier

Hocken Pictorial Collections - 12,829
a259

Subject

Description

Margin below image in ink: Wanganui. N.Z. Oct.r 1847; on mount in ink in Dr Hockenís hand: Wanganui 1847 showing stockades and settlers houses some of which were fortified. T.M.H.; label in ink in Dr Hocken's hand: The town of Petre which soon reverted back to the old native name of Wanganui, was surveyed in 1842 by Mr Frederick A. Sheppard an Assistant Surveyor of the N.Z. Company who came out in the ìBroughamî under Mr Samuel Charles Brees who succeeded Captain W.M. Smith as Principal Surveyor. T.M.H.

Extent

265 x 488 mm

Medium

watercolour on paper

Spatial Coverage

Provenance

Dr T.M. Hocken’s Collection.

Files

a259.jpg

Citation

unknown, “Wanganui. New Zealand. October 1847,” ourheritage.ac.nz | OUR Heritage, accessed May 30, 2024, https://otago.ourheritage.ac.nz/items/show/5161.