Collinson, Thomas Bernard, 1822-1902

Lieutenant, Royal Engineers who was sent to Wanganui in 1846 to supervise the building of a stockade. Trained at the Royal Military Academy, Woolwich and was first commissioned in 1838. Rose to rank of Major-General and retired in 1873. Made a large collection of drawings of Hong Kong and its surroundings, New South Wales and Tasmania, and Auckland, Wellington and Wanganui. He was the brother of Rear-Admiral Richard Collinson

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Date: 1844 From: Collinson, Thomas Bernard 1822-1902 :Seven years service on the borders of the Pacific Ocean, 1843-1850 By: Collinson, Thomas Bernard, 1822-1902 Ref: A-292-016 Description: View of a river with junks and sampans in foreground, with an elaborate small two-storied Chinese pavilion across the river in the right foreground. Collins...
Date: 1844 From: Collinson, Thomas Bernard 1822-1902 :Seven years service on the borders of the Pacific Ocean, 1843-1850 By: Collinson, Thomas Bernard, 1822-1902 Ref: A-292-016 Description: View of a river with junks and sampans in foreground, with an elaborate small two-storied Chinese pavilion across the river in the right foreground. Collins...
Date: 1843 - 1846 From: Collinson, Thomas Bernard 1822-1902 :Seven years service on the borders of the Pacific Ocean, 1843-1850 By: Collinson, Thomas Bernard, 1822-1902 Ref: A-292-029 Description: Inscriptions: Recto - title in pencil at base of entrance-way. Signature in ink in right-hand corner, parallel with curve of tiles around gate. Quantity: 1 ...
Date: 1843 - 1846 From: Collinson, Thomas Bernard 1822-1902 :Seven years service on the borders of the Pacific Ocean, 1843-1850 By: Collinson, Thomas Bernard, 1822-1902 Ref: A-292-029 Description: Inscriptions: Recto - title in pencil at base of entrance-way. Signature in ink in right-hand corner, parallel with curve of tiles around gate. Quantity: 1 ...
Date: 1843 - 1846 From: Collinson, Thomas Bernard 1822-1902 :Seven years service on the borders of the Pacific Ocean, 1843-1850 By: Collinson, Thomas Bernard, 1822-1902 Ref: A-292-010 Description: A broad cultivated valley with paddy-fields in the foreground, ringed with hills, sea in the distance, viewed from a high standpoint Right side joins A-252-...
Date: 1843 - 1846 From: Collinson, Thomas Bernard 1822-1902 :Seven years service on the borders of the Pacific Ocean, 1843-1850 By: Collinson, Thomas Bernard, 1822-1902 Ref: A-292-010 Description: A broad cultivated valley with paddy-fields in the foreground, ringed with hills, sea in the distance, viewed from a high standpoint Right side joins A-252-...
Date: 1844 From: Collinson, Thomas Bernard 1822-1902 :Seven years service on the borders of the Pacific Ocean, 1843-1850 By: Collinson, Thomas Bernard, 1822-1902 Ref: A-292-021 Description: View of a river with junks and sampans in the foreground, and a two-storied Chinese building across the river in the right foreground. Forms the right-hand ...
Date: 1844 From: Collinson, Thomas Bernard 1822-1902 :Seven years service on the borders of the Pacific Ocean, 1843-1850 By: Collinson, Thomas Bernard, 1822-1902 Ref: A-292-021 Description: View of a river with junks and sampans in the foreground, and a two-storied Chinese building across the river in the right foreground. Forms the right-hand ...
Date: 1843 - 1846 From: Collinson, Thomas Bernard 1822-1902 :Seven years service on the borders of the Pacific Ocean, 1843-1850 By: Collinson, Thomas Bernard, 1822-1902 Ref: A-292-012 Description: Hilly area, with dwellings on steep flanks, features annotated and a seaside area to the right, with houses along the beach. Quantity: 1 drawing(s). Physic...
Date: 1843 - 1846 From: Collinson, Thomas Bernard 1822-1902 :Seven years service on the borders of the Pacific Ocean, 1843-1850 By: Collinson, Thomas Bernard, 1822-1902 Ref: A-292-012 Description: Hilly area, with dwellings on steep flanks, features annotated and a seaside area to the right, with houses along the beach. Quantity: 1 drawing(s). Physic...
Date: 1843 From: Collinson, Thomas Bernard 1822-1902 :Seven years service on the borders of the Pacific Ocean, 1843-1850 By: Collinson, Thomas Bernard, 1822-1902 Ref: A-292-007 Description: A large group of men carrying a column up a ramp to the left of a three-storied building with doric columns, scaffolding and men raising doric columns in the...
Date: 1843 From: Collinson, Thomas Bernard 1822-1902 :Seven years service on the borders of the Pacific Ocean, 1843-1850 By: Collinson, Thomas Bernard, 1822-1902 Ref: A-292-007 Description: A large group of men carrying a column up a ramp to the left of a three-storied building with doric columns, scaffolding and men raising doric columns in the...
Date: 1844 From: Collinson, Thomas Bernard 1822-1902 :Seven years service on the borders of the Pacific Ocean, 1843-1850 By: Collinson, Thomas Bernard, 1822-1902 Ref: A-292-017 Description: View of steep hills with houses and trees on left, dropping to harbour with islands on right. Quantity: 1 drawing(s). Physical Description: Pencil on cream...
Date: 1844 From: Collinson, Thomas Bernard 1822-1902 :Seven years service on the borders of the Pacific Ocean, 1843-1850 By: Collinson, Thomas Bernard, 1822-1902 Ref: A-292-017 Description: View of steep hills with houses and trees on left, dropping to harbour with islands on right. Quantity: 1 drawing(s). Physical Description: Pencil on cream...
Date: 1843 - 1846 From: Collinson, Thomas Bernard 1822-1902 :Seven years service on the borders of the Pacific Ocean, 1843-1850 By: Collinson, Thomas Bernard, 1822-1902 Ref: A-292-011 Description: Close-up view of valley seen from above with paddy-fields, houses and palm trees and a high hill behind. The left side joins to A-252-010 to form a panorama...
Date: 1843 - 1846 From: Collinson, Thomas Bernard 1822-1902 :Seven years service on the borders of the Pacific Ocean, 1843-1850 By: Collinson, Thomas Bernard, 1822-1902 Ref: A-292-011 Description: Close-up view of valley seen from above with paddy-fields, houses and palm trees and a high hill behind. The left side joins to A-252-010 to form a panorama...
Date: 1843 - 1846 From: Collinson, Thomas Bernard 1822-1902 :Seven years service on the borders of the Pacific Ocean, 1843-1850 By: Collinson, Thomas Bernard, 1822-1902 Ref: A-292-028 Description: Quantity: 1 drawing(s). Physical Description: Pencil on cream wove paper Transfers: From Manuscripts & Archives - March 1993, from [MS 50].
Date: 1843 - 1846 From: Collinson, Thomas Bernard 1822-1902 :Seven years service on the borders of the Pacific Ocean, 1843-1850 By: Collinson, Thomas Bernard, 1822-1902 Ref: A-292-028 Description: Quantity: 1 drawing(s). Physical Description: Pencil on cream wove paper Transfers: From Manuscripts & Archives - March 1993, from [MS 50].
Date: 1846 From: Collinson, Thomas Bernard 1822-1902 :Seven years service on the borders of the Pacific Ocean, 1843-1850 By: Collinson, Thomas Bernard, 1822-1902 Ref: A-292-031 Description: Quantity: 1 drawing(s). Physical Description: Pencil on cream wove paper Transfers: From Manuscripts & Archives - March 1993, from [MS 50].
Date: 1846 From: Collinson, Thomas Bernard 1822-1902 :Seven years service on the borders of the Pacific Ocean, 1843-1850 By: Collinson, Thomas Bernard, 1822-1902 Ref: A-292-031 Description: Quantity: 1 drawing(s). Physical Description: Pencil on cream wove paper Transfers: From Manuscripts & Archives - March 1993, from [MS 50].
Date: 1843 From: Collinson, Thomas Bernard 1822-1902 :Seven years service on the borders of the Pacific Ocean, 1843-1850 By: Collinson, Thomas Bernard, 1822-1902 Ref: A-292-009 Description: Panoramic view from a high hill, looking across a strait or harbour towards China from Hong Kong. Several buildings visible in foreground. Details indicate...
Date: 1843 From: Collinson, Thomas Bernard 1822-1902 :Seven years service on the borders of the Pacific Ocean, 1843-1850 By: Collinson, Thomas Bernard, 1822-1902 Ref: A-292-009 Description: Panoramic view from a high hill, looking across a strait or harbour towards China from Hong Kong. Several buildings visible in foreground. Details indicate...
Date: 1844 From: Collinson, Thomas Bernard 1822-1902 :Seven years service on the borders of the Pacific Ocean, 1843-1850 By: Collinson, Thomas Bernard, 1822-1902 Ref: A-292-018 Description: View of a harbour with European sailing ships and distant hills. A closer view in the foreground of houses and other buildings, roads and gardens. Colour n...
Date: 1844 From: Collinson, Thomas Bernard 1822-1902 :Seven years service on the borders of the Pacific Ocean, 1843-1850 By: Collinson, Thomas Bernard, 1822-1902 Ref: A-292-018 Description: View of a harbour with European sailing ships and distant hills. A closer view in the foreground of houses and other buildings, roads and gardens. Colour n...
Date: 1846-1869 By: Collinson, Thomas Bernard, 1822-1902 Ref: MS-Papers-1038 Description: Comprises 31 letters from Collinson to members of his family, written from Wellington, Wanganui, and Auckland with impressions of the Maori, particularly Te ...
Date: 1846-1869 By: Collinson, Thomas Bernard, 1822-1902 Ref: MS-Papers-1038 Description: Comprises 31 letters from Collinson to members of his family, written from Wellington, Wanganui, and Auckland with impressions of the Maori, particularly Te ...
Collinson, Thomas Bernard 1822-1902 :The River Wanganui. Tracing of rough sketch of the stockades etc. at Wanganui on last day of the campaign July 1847.
Date: 1847 From: Collinson, Thomas Bernard 1822-1902 :Seven years service on the borders of the Pacific Ocean, 1843-1850 By: Collinson, Thomas Bernard, 1822-1902 Ref: A-292-069 Description: View from the hills opposite Wanganui township, looking down on the river and town, with the Gun-boat Stockade (the site of Moutoa Gardens) closest, the Main...
Collinson, Thomas Bernard 1822-1902 :The River Wanganui. Tracing of rough sketch of the stockades etc. at Wanganui on last day of the campaign July 1847.
Date: 1847 From: Collinson, Thomas Bernard 1822-1902 :Seven years service on the borders of the Pacific Ocean, 1843-1850 By: Collinson, Thomas Bernard, 1822-1902 Ref: A-292-069 Description: View from the hills opposite Wanganui township, looking down on the river and town, with the Gun-boat Stockade (the site of Moutoa Gardens) closest, the Main...
Date: 1846 From: Collinson, Thomas Bernard 1822-1902 :Seven years service on the borders of the Pacific Ocean, 1843-1850 By: Collinson, Thomas Bernard, 1822-1902 Ref: A-292-048 Description: View from across a road or stream of the buildings of St John's College (Bishop's, Auckland) at Purewa (Meadowbank), with the schoolroom and Bishop Selwyn's ...
Date: 1846 From: Collinson, Thomas Bernard 1822-1902 :Seven years service on the borders of the Pacific Ocean, 1843-1850 By: Collinson, Thomas Bernard, 1822-1902 Ref: A-292-048 Description: View from across a road or stream of the buildings of St John's College (Bishop's, Auckland) at Purewa (Meadowbank), with the schoolroom and Bishop Selwyn's ...
Date: 1846 From: Collinson, Thomas Bernard 1822-1902 :Seven years service on the borders of the Pacific Ocean, 1843-1850 By: Collinson, Thomas Bernard, 1822-1902 Ref: A-292-042 Description: A row of houses on a street corner with newly cut clay banks. There are several people standing around. "The church" (St Paul's Church) is indicated on th...
Date: 1846 From: Collinson, Thomas Bernard 1822-1902 :Seven years service on the borders of the Pacific Ocean, 1843-1850 By: Collinson, Thomas Bernard, 1822-1902 Ref: A-292-042 Description: A row of houses on a street corner with newly cut clay banks. There are several people standing around. "The church" (St Paul's Church) is indicated on th...
Date: 1848 From: Collinson, Thomas Bernard 1822-1902 :Seven years service on the borders of the Pacific Ocean, 1843-1850 By: Collinson, Thomas Bernard, 1822-1902 Ref: A-292-078/079 Description: A two-part panorama of an extensive view of the Wairarapa across the plain formed by the Ruamahanga River in the Pihautea area, South Wairarapa (between the ...
Date: 1848 From: Collinson, Thomas Bernard 1822-1902 :Seven years service on the borders of the Pacific Ocean, 1843-1850 By: Collinson, Thomas Bernard, 1822-1902 Ref: A-292-078/079 Description: A two-part panorama of an extensive view of the Wairarapa across the plain formed by the Ruamahanga River in the Pihautea area, South Wairarapa (between the ...
Date: 1848 From: Collinson, Thomas Bernard 1822-1902 :Seven years service on the borders of the Pacific Ocean, 1843-1850 By: Collinson, Thomas Bernard, 1822-1902 Ref: A-292-076/077 Description: A two-part panorama of an extensive view of the Wairarapa across the plain formed by the Ruamahanga River in the Pihautea area, South Wairarapa (between the ...
Date: 1848 From: Collinson, Thomas Bernard 1822-1902 :Seven years service on the borders of the Pacific Ocean, 1843-1850 By: Collinson, Thomas Bernard, 1822-1902 Ref: A-292-076/077 Description: A two-part panorama of an extensive view of the Wairarapa across the plain formed by the Ruamahanga River in the Pihautea area, South Wairarapa (between the ...
Date: 1846 From: Collinson, Thomas Bernard 1822-1902 :Seven years service on the borders of the Pacific Ocean, 1843-1850 By: Collinson, Thomas Bernard, 1822-1902 Ref: A-292-037 Description: View of St John's College, Purewa (now Meadowbank) Auckland with other associated houses, seen from a hill across a stream. The College is on the skyline O...
Date: 1846 From: Collinson, Thomas Bernard 1822-1902 :Seven years service on the borders of the Pacific Ocean, 1843-1850 By: Collinson, Thomas Bernard, 1822-1902 Ref: A-292-037 Description: View of St John's College, Purewa (now Meadowbank) Auckland with other associated houses, seen from a hill across a stream. The College is on the skyline O...
Collinson, Thomas Bernard 1822-1902 :This was a considerable chief of Putiki. The tattooing I drew did not satisfy him so he drew this himself. His name written by himself - Kawana. Pitiroi. Paipai. His "ware" or hut. [1846]
Date: 1846 From: Collinson, Thomas Bernard 1822-1902 :Seven years service on the borders of the Pacific Ocean, 1843-1850 By: Collinson, Thomas Bernard, 1822-1902; Paipai, Kawana Pitiroi, -1884 Ref: A-292-032 Description: Details of facial moko drawn by Kawana of Putiki Pa, Wanganui, with his name written below. The front of a whare drawn by Collinson and a seated portrait of ...
Collinson, Thomas Bernard 1822-1902 :This was a considerable chief of Putiki. The tattooing I drew did not satisfy him so he drew this himself. His name written by himself - Kawana. Pitiroi. Paipai. His "ware" or hut. [1846]
Date: 1846 From: Collinson, Thomas Bernard 1822-1902 :Seven years service on the borders of the Pacific Ocean, 1843-1850 By: Collinson, Thomas Bernard, 1822-1902; Paipai, Kawana Pitiroi, -1884 Ref: A-292-032 Description: Details of facial moko drawn by Kawana of Putiki Pa, Wanganui, with his name written below. The front of a whare drawn by Collinson and a seated portrait of ...