Plan of Gate Pā

Robley, Horatio Gordon
Production date
30 Apr 1864
Current rights
Public Domain
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Ink and pencil on paper featuring a number of studies and inscriptions about Gate Pā. Signed. Dated.
Production date
30 Apr 1864
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Production period
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Media/Materials description
Ink and pencil on paper
Mounted with MMC153.: Height x Width: 553 x 456mm
Plan: Height x Width: 249 x 310mm
30/4/1864 / G.H. Robley / Lt 68th L.I., Signature, Handwritten
Plan of the Gate Pa action of 29 April 1864/ Rear, Inscription, Handwritten
150/ yds/ to/ water/ & swamp. Front. Length large Pa 90 paces/ small 26/ Breadth 10 to 18/ rifle ditch 2', Inscription, Handwritten
150 yds/ to water/ and swamp in near/ red flag/ white cross/ crescent moon/ & star., Inscription, Handwritten
fence from trenches 4 paces/ ditches 4'6" to 8' in centre, where huts covered passages, Inscription, Handwritten
Original pencil drawing of Gate Pa Fortifications 1864/ by Major General Robley/ O/256 Probably MMC/156, Inscription, Handwritten
...118 Hastings Street/ Napier, Stamp, Stamped
Classification terms
Credit line
gifted by Lady Florence Maclean
Other number(s)
MMC156, 33535


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