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Surfboat, New Plymouth 1884. On boat (left to right): T. Inch, T. James (behind mast), F. Joseph, G. Cock, and H. Cock. In front of the boat (left to right) are Harry Boswell, Richard Cock, Sam Roberts. T. Gyde (engineer), S. Holford, W. Russell (carter), T. Blanchett (clerk), J. W. Parker, Sgt. J. Riley, Michael McGonnell (Head Coxswain), Ben Fox, James Essex Harvey, Jack Fraser, and Joseph Simpson with horse "Duke"
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The description describes the three boys in front of the boat on the left as unidentified. On the back of the photograph in the library, they are identified as (l-r), Harry Boswell, Richard Cock and Sam Roberts.

- Fred Fox

Posted on 24-07-2013 04:18:29

The J Harvey is James Essex Harvey born on the bargue "Essex" during voyage out from England 23 oct 1842 died 26 jun 1911

- Ross harvey

Posted on 04-02-2015 01:40:39