Nautical map, Napier Harbour, 1902

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Nautical map of Napier Harbour, 1902.
Ref No: 500-11-02-02688.
Signed by Mr ( John ) P Kenny, Secretary, Napier Harbour Board.

Napier port and harbour nautical map showing Scinde Island, Ahuriri Lagoon, Westshore Spit and the Glasgow wharf at the Breakwater harbour.
Depth soundings are shown in fathoms around the inner harbour and out in the Ahuriri Roadstead. The signal station at Ahuriri Bluff - 330 feet above seal level is visible as is the signal station near Coote Road.

Ahuriri Roadstead mooring buoy is noted at the north end of the outer harbour, near Bay View.
The distance to Pania buoy at Nº16E is noted as 2 1/4 miles.
The barracks can be seen near Spencer Road on the hill by the hospital.
There is a signal station - pilots at the entrance to the inner harbour and the spit railway station is located near Railway Quay in Ahuriri.

Auckland Rock is visible just inside the proposed line of the breakwater and the Bluff light is situated at Lat º39 29' 7" S Long º 176 55' 17"E.
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Printed on paper with ink.
Height x Width: 540 x 720mm
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gifted by George Nelson
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5483, m65/19, 64673

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