Plan, Ngatapa Pā

New Zealand Government
Buchanan, John
Bousfield, O L W
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Brief Description
Lithograph plan of Ngatapa Pā Poverty Bay, dated 1869. O L W Bousfield was the Staff Surveyor and J Buchanan drew the lithograph. Printed at the General Government Lithographic Press.

The plan shows Major Fraser's first position, his advanced position, Hotene with Ngatiporo's position, Major Roberts position, inside the pā, rifle pits, earth works, the church, Wickliff's position, Ropata with Ngatiporo, Colonel Whitmore's first attack, mortar and the battery.
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Media/Materials description
Printed black ink on paper
Height x Width: 445 x 285mm
O L W Bousfield, Signature, Printed
J Buchanan, Signature, Printed
Subject period
Subject date
Dec 1868
Jan 1869
Credit line
gifted by Mrs Wanklyn
Other number(s)
m50/2, 78628


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