Nautical map, Admiralty Chart Mayor Island to Poverty Bay, 1872

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Pre 1884

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Nautical map, Admiralty Chart of Mayor Island to Poverty Bay, 1872.
Sheet III.
Large corrections 1872.
Original print Nov 4 1857.

Shows islands, depth soundings in fathoms, heights in feet above high water marks, ports, tides, rivers from Mayor Island, Hikuranga, Roto Rua to the Western side and South West, Ru-rima rocks, Whakatane River, Opotiki River and Rau-kumara mountain - 4,700 feet, Wai-apu River, Tokomaru Bay, Poverty Bay Eastward.

Noted east of Whangara:
SS Star of the south reported to have struck rocks near this position.
South East of Poru-poru River mouth:
HMS Eclipse, 1865.

Commander Drury assisted with surveys by H Kerr, P Oke, Second Master W Blackney and G Stanley.
A Māori settlement is noted on Mayor Island.
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Printed on paper and backed with linen. Ink.
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Height x Width: 690 x 975mm
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1872
1865
1871
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5064, 64722

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