Durie Hill

Earlier known as Red Lion Hill after the name of the hostelry at the foot of the hill. The district at the foot of the hill was initially called Campbelltown in honour of Captain Moses Campbell, but later altered to Taylorville before the arrival of Major David Stark Durie.

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Date: 1851 - 1859 From: [Medley, Mary Catherine] 1835-1922 :[Sketchbook] Ref: E-346-1-064 Description: View looking west along the Whanganui River, including Durie Hill and the flat land at the water's edge just to the east of the hill, and part of the opposi...
By: Barton, Cranleigh Harper, 1890-1975 Ref: A-227-128 Description: Looking east down onto the Wanganui River from the top of Durie Hill, with houses and gardens in the foreground Quantity: 1 watercolour(s). Physical Descri...
Date: [ca 1960s] From: Ingle, Alfred John, 1917-2003 :Colour slides of New Zealand and a world trip Ref: PA12-6961 Description: Photographs of Wanganui, taken ca 1960s by John Ingle. Includes views of Wanganui, Deer park, Lifesaving Castlecliff, Sargent Gallery, Bushy Park, Durie Hill...
Date: 1880 - 1890 From: Willis, Archibald Dudingston (Firm) :N. Z. Christmas cards. - Wanganui ; A.D. Willis [1886 or later]. Ref: E-068-023 Description: A large oval vignette of Wanganui seen from the hill across the river, with a view out to the sea and a sunset on the left Quantity: 1 colour art print(s). ...
Date: [ca 1890-1950] From: Smytheman, V :Photographs from World War II and an album of New Zealand scenes By: Collins, Tudor Washington, 1898-1970 Ref: PAColl-0531-1 Description: Scenic views of New Zealand including a number of the glass houses and parks of Wanganui and New Plymouth. There are also an old photograph of W Stack's Hot...
Date: 1851 - 1859 From: [Medley, Mary Catherine] 1835-1922 :[Sketchbook] Ref: E-346-1-058/059 Description: A view from east Wanganui (Aramoho area) looking west along the river towards the town and Durie Hill. Rutland Stockade and Christ Church can be seen, as wel...
Date: [Circa 1900s to 1910s] From: Clift, Charles William :Photographs relating to Clift family Ref: PA1-o-103 Description: Clift family photographs, including views of Wellington, the Clift family home at 143 Washington Avenue, Brooklyn; four unidentified Wellington College Boy S...
From: Smith, Sydney Charles, 1888-1972: Photographs of New Zealand Ref: 1/2-046220-G Description: Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s).
Victoria Avenue Wanganui, looking south towards Durie Hill
Date: [ca 1950s] From: New Zealand Free Lance : Photographic prints and negatives Ref: PAColl-5469-006 Description: Shows Victoria Avenue, Wanganui, looking south towards Durie Hill in the 1950s. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s).
Haylock, Arthur Lagden, 1860-1948 :Near Wanganui / A H Haylock [1920s?]
Date: 1920 - 1929 By: Haylock, Arthur Lagden, 1860-1948 Ref: A-158-019 Description: View from near the Whanganui River looking up towards the Water Tower and surrounding houses on Durie Hill Inscriptions: Verso - Signed and titled Quantity...
Wynyard, Robert Henry, 1802-1864 :Wanganui. [1852]
Date: 1852 From: Wynyard, Robert Henry 1802-1864 :[Drawings of New Zealand scenes] / R.H.W. - 1852. Ref: A-081-030 Description: View from Durie Hill, south of the Whanganui River, looking towards Wanganui township. Wharves, houses, Christ Church and the Rutland and York stockades can ...
View of Durie Hill with part of the bridge which crosses the Wanganui River, leading from Durie Hill to Victoria Avenue
Date: [Between 1905 and 1915] From: Price, William Archer, 1866-1948 :Collection of post card negatives Ref: 1/2-000607-G Description: View of Durie Hill, taken from beneath the bridge leading from Victoria Avenue to Durietown. On the far side of the Whanganui River the business premises of...
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Artist unknown :Whanganui
Date: 1962 By: Monro, Paul Alexander (Dr), 1928-2013 Ref: B-193-014 Description: A view of the growing settlement of Whanganui, from across the river at Durie Hill. Shows Taylor & Watt's wharf and premises in the foreground on the left, R...
View of the Wanganui River and Durie Hill
Date: [ca 9 July 1887] From: Harding, William James, 1826-1899 :Negatives of Wanganui district Ref: 1/2-011848-F Description: View of the Wanganui (Whanganui) River and properties on Durie Hill, with the river steamer Tuhua at the wharf on the right. Photograph taken circa 9 July 18...
Duncan family house and grounds, Durie Hill, Wanganui
Date: 1919 From: Tesla Studios :Negatives of Wanganui and district taken by Alfred Martin, Frank Denton and Mark Lampe (Tesla Studios) By: Denton, Frank James, 1869-1963 Ref: 1/1-017419-G Description: A view of the Duncan family house and grounds in Durie Hill, Wanganui, taken in 1919 by Frank J Denton of Tesla Studios. Dated from photographer's negative ...
Wanganui, showing Durie Hill, Webb Road with residential housing, Victoria Avenue Bridge and the Wanganui River, with Castlecliff and coast beyond
Date: 6 Apr 1955 From: Whites Aviation Ltd: Photographs Ref: WA-37623-F Description: Aerial photograph taken by Whites Aviation. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s). Physical Description: Cellulosic film negative, 1/2 plate
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View of Wanganui looking over the central business area towards Durie Hill
Date: [1910s?] From: Price, William Archer, 1866-1948 :Collection of post card negatives Ref: 1/2-000659-G Description: View of the central business area of Wanganui, with Durie Hill on the other side of the Whanganui River. Photograph taken by William Archer Price. Inscripti...
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Wanganui, view of Durie Hill and Webb Road with residential housing, with the Wanganui River and river mouth, farmland and coast beyond
Date: 6 Apr 1955 From: Whites Aviation Ltd: Photographs Ref: WA-37624-F Description: Aerial photograph taken by Whites Aviation. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s). Physical Description: Cellulosic film negative, 1/2 plate
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View looking down the Whanganui River, with Durie Hill and Durie Vale on the left bank
Date: [ca 1910] From: Price, William Archer, 1866-1948 :Collection of post card negatives Ref: 1/2-001281-G Description: View looking down the Whanganui River, with Durie Hill and Durie Vale on the left bank. Photograph taken by William Archer Price. Inscriptions: Photographer...
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Wharf with steamer and small boats; Durie Hill in the background, Whanganui
Date: [ca 1880s] From: Harding, William James, 1826-1899 :Negatives of Wanganui district Ref: 1/2-011847-F Description: Copy of an original photograph taken by the studio of William James Harding, Whanganui. Other - This is a copy, made by the Alexander Turnbull Library, of a...