Freemans Bay

Freeman's Bay, Waiatarau

Waiatarau or 'The Reflecting Waters'. Origin of 'Freeman's' is disputed - it either referred to one of the Governor Hobson's officials, James Stuart Freeman, or free settlers.

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Date: 1930 - 1939 Description: Print proof for a panel of the "Star Twinkles" comic strip in the Auckland star. The date may be around 1920-1935. The panel shows a group of four children, ...
Logs on a beach at Freemans Bay, Auckland; later the site of a gas works
Date: [188-?] Description: Photographer unidentified. Quantity: 1 b&w copy negative(s). Physical Description: Film negative
Shelly Beach, Auckland
Date: [ca Jan 1914] Description: View of adults and children swimming and picnicking at Shelly Beach. Flax picnic baskets can be seen near the man sitting on the sand in the immediate foregr...
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Shelly Beach, Auckland
Date: [ca Jan 1914] Description: View of adults and children swimming and playing at Shelly Beach. Auckland city and wharves and the timber mills at Freeman's Bay can be seen in the distanc...
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Date: 1863 By: Eastwood, William, 1821-1877 Description: A two-and-a-half storey wooden building on piles on the beach, against a cliff, with a small wharf in the distance Compare with pen sketch by William Eastwo...
[Rykers, Leslie Bertram Archibald], 1897-1976 :Rusty Higgins, champion flyer. Star Twinkles; children's section, "Auckland star", [1920-1940s?]
Date: 1925 - 1945 Description: Twelve panels of a comic strip about Rusty Higgins, who has just finished chopping wood for his father as a punishment for misbehaviour. He meets his Maori f...
[Hoyte, John Barr Clark] 1835-1913 :Newmarket, Auckland N.Z. [ca 1865]
Date: 1865 By: Hoyte, John Barr Clark, 1835-1913 Description: An extensive view over Newmarket and Parnell, with a large tree in the left foreground, houses, streets, churches, the harbour and Rangitoto. The left-hand s...
Date: 1989 Description: Photographs taken by Nigel Murphy showing Hepburn and Napier Streets, Freeman's Bay, Auckland, at the time the motorway was being built in 1979. Also include...
Date: 1860 Description: View of Auckland looking over Freeman's Bay with the embankment in the foreground. Published in the Illustrated London news in 1860 Quantity: 1 b&w art prin...
Date: 1859-1916 By: Harris family Description: Contents: Letters, mainly from Samuel Harris, Willow Street, Freeman's Bay, Auckland, to his parents and sister describing his voyage to New Zealand on the `...