Nautical Chart, Poverty Bay to Castle Point
Royal Navy Hydrographic Office
J & C Walker
The chart shows depth soundings along Poverty Bay, Mahia, Cape Kidnappers and Castle Point with a particular focus on the Hawke's Bay region. Shows physical features and magnetic variations. Inset map is a close up view of Castle Point to Cape Palliser. Longitudinal and latitudinal markings given.
Chart originally surveyed by J J stokes from 1849 to 1855, drawn by Edward Powell and engraved by J and C Walker. Variations made in 1871 and corrections made in May 1874.
Unknown scale. Soundings are in fathoms.