Maps, Catlins, Glenomaru Survey District, c1880s-1890s; Adams, C W ; c1880s-1890...

Name/Title

Maps, Catlins, Glenomaru Survey District, c1880s-1890s

About this object

Catlins maps, Glenomaru Survey District, c1880s-1890s. These maps show sections and landmarks. They are paper on linen and appear to be coated with shellac.

One map includes South Molyneux and the Catlins Lake and Woodland District.
At the bottom is 'C W Adams, Chief Surveyor, Otago' and also a date, 'May, 18[..?]'.

The second map of the Owake River and Catlins River area includes locations for Hut, T G Hungerford, Hungerford's Well, and John Oliver's boatshed and hut. This map may also have been surveyed by C W Adams around the same time though there is no visible name or date.

Maker

Adams, C W

Maker Role

Surveyor

Date Made

c1880s-1890s

Place Made

Oceania, New Zealand, South Island, The Catlins

Medium and Materials

Rolled map:
processed material, paper;
processed material, textile, linen;
animal product, shellac;
vegetal, wood

Framed map:
processed material, paper;
processed material, textile, linen;
animal product, shellac;
vegetal, wood;
plastic, acrylic, perspex;
processed material, metal

Measurements

h 360mm x w 340mm [approx, rolled map].
h 368mm x w 292mm [framed map].

Subject and Association Keywords

history of Oceania, New Zealand, local history and description

Credit Line

From the collection of Owaka Museum Wahi Kahuika, The Meeting Place "a rest on your journey".

Object number

2010.496

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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