Map; Catlins District, 1890; Otago Survey Litho Press; c1890; CT78.974


Map; Catlins District, 1890

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Map; Catlins

Block VIII Catlins District, W D R McCurdie, Asst Surveyor, 1889, and Block IV Woodland District (All bush land), D M Calder, Asst Surveyor, 1890. C W Adams, Chief Surveyor.

The map shows the Catlins River, proposed bridge and areas marked 'Res for Timber and Quarry', and 'School Res'. On each section of land, the price per acre has subsequently been written in red ink, all prices are 20 shillings, with one at 30 shillings. Paper on cotton.


Otago Survey Litho Press

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Oceania, New Zealand, South Island, Otago

Medium and Materials

processed material, paper;
processed material, textile, cotton


h 440mm x w 410mm'

Subject and Association Keywords

history of Oceania, New Zealand, local history and description

Subject and Association Keywords

geography, maps

Subject and Association Keywords

engineering (general). civil engineering (general), surveying

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

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