Map, Mercury Bay

Production date
1857

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Map, Mercury Bay.1857.

Nautical map of Mercury Bay showing depth soundings, gravel, rock areas, mud areas. Figures on land show the heights in feet above high water.
Also noted are bearings to the marks and views are magnetic.
Huki Huki Pā is described as a burial site.

The areas from Heri - Heri - Tauru, Te - Tui or Mahurangi, Mangrove River, Buffalo Bay and Koranga Island are shown.
Production period
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Printed on paper backed with linen. Black ink.
Measurements
Height x Width: 500 x 690mm
Subject period
Subject date
1852
Other number(s)
50/34, 5088, 71078

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