City of Wellington, New Zealand.

Creator

Alternative Title

City of Wellington, New Zealand. W. Richardson lith from a sketch by L. Nattrass. Published for the proprietor at Huggins’ Marine Mart 105 Leadenhall St London. Printed by Dean & Munday Threadneedle St. n.d

Identifier

Hocken Pictorial Collections - 11,663
a47

Publisher

Dean & Munday Threadneedle St.

Description

Margin below image in ink in Dr Hocken's hand: City of Wellington, New Zealand. W. Richardson lith from a sketch by L. Nattrass. Published for the proprietor at Huggins' Marine Mart 105 Leadenhall St London. Printed by Dean and Munday Threadneedle St [numerals ]; margin alongside image l. in ink: Key to Sketch of Wellington, Port Nicholson in New Zealand. First part taken on the 2nd May opposite No 16. Second part on 3rd May opposite No 40. South end extremity of Lambton Harbour. Schooner Portenia. Native Pah Turanake or Te Aro. Barque Lady Nugent behind which are Rhodes and co's stores and Pier. Capt. Daniells J.P. Commercial Inn. Ridgeways and Co's warehouse, stores and Pier. J. and G. Wade's Auction Rooms. Waitt and Tysers Styores and C. Frances Store. South west extremity of the Harbour and commencement of Lambton Quay. Wallace and Co's stores. W.B. Burgess. Heaphys. L. Nattrass. Clay Point. Willis and Co's stores. Bethune and Hunter's Stores. Lambton Terrace. Durie & Coís stores. Mr Grace's Academy. Waters and Smith's stores. Freemason's tavern. Mechanics and Library & Reading rooms. Allen's store. The Wakefield Club House. Durham Arms. H. St Hill, esq. J.P. T. and G. Cook's Store. Public Library. Barrett's Hotel. Col. Wakefield, J.P. Hay and Co's Store, dwelling and Thistle. Bolton Row. Hornbrook's store. Tod's store. Harrison. Anderson's store. J.G. Evans, esq. D.C.L. and J.P. Queen's Head. Britannia Coffee House. Church. Police and Post Offices. Capt. Chaffers, R.N. Riddiford and Coís stores. Native Chief's house. Native Pah, Pepitea. British flag, where proclomation was read by Lieut Shortland, R.N., J.P. 4th June 1840. New Zealand Company's house for Emigrants. Bellsize Point and termination of Lambton Quay, above which is the new road to Kai warrē warrē & Porirua. Over the land, behind the Lady Nugent, is Cook's Strait. Price 5s.

Extent

120 x 2120 mm

Medium

pen, ink & wash on paper (pasted to linen)

Temporal Coverage

Provenance

Dr T.M. Hocken’s Collection.

Source

Dr T.M. Hocken’s Collection.

Language

eng

Files

a47.jpg

Citation

unknown, “City of Wellington, New Zealand.,” ourheritage.ac.nz | OUR Heritage, accessed November 27, 2022, https://ourheritage.ac.nz/items/show/5335.