Plan, Napier - Patea Road, Hawke's Bay

Koch, Augustus
Production date
Circa 1880

Object detail

Brief Description
Plan, Napier - Patea Road, Hawke's Bay. c1880.
Two cross sectional altitude plans of the Napier Patea Road.
Cartographer A Koch.
The top plan is the approximate section from Kuripapango to Taradale via Whanauwhana.
Taradale, Tutaekuri River, Kerikewera - 500ft above sea level, Omahaki Creek - 1370 ft, Ngaruroro at Kuripapanga - 1500ft above sea level are shown.
The second altitude plan is the approximate section from Kuripapanga to Taradale via Mangawhere and Barricade Ford. Tutaekuri River bed, Barricade Ford - 930ft, Devils Gap - 2314ft, - Atamakopiro Creek - 1766ft, Ohoako Plateau - 3,770ft above sea level is shown.
Approximate distance is 80 miles.
Production date
Circa 1880
Production period
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Hand drawn on linen in black ink.
Height x Width: 320 x 635mm
Copy of PWD 2309, Stamp
Subject period
Subject date
Circa 1880
Credit line
gifted by the Hawke's Bay County Council
Other number(s)
m60/36, 5372, 69601


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