Waihi Redoubt

Production date
Early 1870s-1885
Description
Panorama photograph of the Waihi Redoubt at Normanby. The image depicts a military building (No. 2 Blockhouse) and the boundary fences of the military settlement. There are a number of soldiers peering over the fence with their rifles positioned, ready for an engagement. Rifles can also be seen sticking out of the rifle loop-holes in the walls of the building on the left side of the image. The edges of the mount are decorated with a scalloped design.
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Production date
Early 1870s-1885
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PHO2008-1855
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Description by Alexander Knight 1881, " Front view of Waihi Redoubt left hand building is No 2 Blockhouse"

- Sarah on 01-05-2020 13:54:00

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