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Watercolour depicting the "William Bryan" off Taranaki Coast, 1841.
Accession No
A75.456

Name/Title
Mt. Taranaki/Egmont viewed through a classical portico of columns and arches.
Accession No
A64.817

Watercolour depicting Marlborough District coast taken from the deck of the "William Bryan" - March 1841. Painted in very light hue.
Accession No
A65.904

Suspension bridge over the Waiwhakaiho River, with Mount Taranaki/Egmont in the background. This bridge was built in 1842-1843 using chains from the wreck of the "Fifeshire" at Nelson. It was washed away in a flood during 1848.
Accession No
A66.768

Volunteer Rifles going on duty, New Plymouth. View from the Gover Street/Woolcombe Terrace area and looking back over central New Plymouth to the mountain, 1860.
Accession No
A65.892

Sketched just prior to the artist's departure on the evening of Friday 3 August 1860 this painting records troops from the 40th Regiment disembarking from the sloop "H.M.S. Victoria". Amongst the other vessels off shore are the "Tasmanian Maid", the "Airedale" and the "George Henderson". Also depicted is the original St. Mary's Church and parade of Imperial Troops and Militia.
Accession No
A65.883

Residence of Edwin Harris. Depicts house centre middleground with woman and child on path in front. Three people on horses are on the road outside the gate. Mt Taranaki/Egmont is visible right background.
Accession No
A65.916

Imperial troops disembarking the "H.M.V.S. Victoria" off the coast of New Plymouth. Two surfboats carrying soldiers in red coats are featured in the foreground. Both boats are chartered by men in blue and white suits (Navy?) and a large cask floats in the water to the left of the boat in the left corner. Men wearing both uniforms can be seen on board the "H.M.V.S. Victoria" which is flying the Union Jack from a staff at the rear of the boat. Several other ships, including the "Airedale", "George Henderson" and "Tasmanian Maid", are headed towards New Plymouth which is located near the centre left edge beneath Mt Taranaki/Egmont. The barracks on Marsland Hill is the main feature of the settlement. The Pouakai and Kaitake ranges, as well as the Sugar Loaf Islands, feature as part of the landscape profile.
Accession No
A65.882

Panorama of New Plymouth from Queen Street, 1844. Shows William Spain's land tenure meeting on Mt Eliot in the distance.
Accession No
A64.821

Name/Title
Framed oil painting depicting Mt Taranaki/Egmont in background, river scene, trees on banks, Maori person and dog in river, two Maori on bank. Signed and dated "Edwin Harris/Nelson 1866" lower right.
Accession No
A64.650

View from Marsland Hill of troops disembarking from 'H.M.V.S. Victoria'. Has legend at bottom left corner numbering and naming the sites.
Accession No
A66.213

Plan showing additions to the Te Henui Vicarage (stone portion still remaining), Courtenay Street, New Plymouth. Showing the site, front elevation, plan and section of chimneys.
Accession No
A65.917

A group of Māori and Pākēha are gathered before a raupō/reed building with a canvas awning protecting two scribes at a table. In front of the house is a man (Spain) speaking to those assembled. Mt Taranaki/Egmont and a scattering of other houses are visible in the background. The Pākēha in the top hat with accompanying child (mid right foreground has been identified by grandson, W.H. Skinner?) as John Veale.
Accession No
A75.441

Troops from the 40th Regiment disembarking from "H.M.V.S. Victoria" on 3 August 1860. Amongst the other vessels off shore are the "Tasmanian Maid", the "Airedale" and the "George Henderson". Also depicted is the original St. Mary's Church and parade of Imperial Troops and Militia.
Accession No
A66.600
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