Clearing of land - New Zealand - Wellington Region

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Date: 1855 From: Illustrated London news :Clippings related to New Zealand [ca 1842-1890] Ref: E-106-f-005-3 Description: View of houses and a church sited near the Hutt River. In the foreground and are two men and felled trees. Published in the Illustrated London news in 1855....
Date: 1888 - 1900 From: [Medley, Mary Catherine] 1835-1922 :Sketch book Ref: E-346-2-049 Description: A small house in a cleared landscape in the foreground, with foothills and the Tararua Range in the background. Mitre Peak is the tallest peak of the Tararu...
Hilltop clearing, and, Wellington Zoo, 1974
Date: 1974 From: Westra, Ans, 1936-: Photographs Ref: AW-0872 Description: Frames 1 to 8 were taken looking over a hilltop site being cleared by heavy machinery, possibly in the Melrose area. Frames 9 to 12 were taken at Wellington ...
Date: 1860 - 1885 By: Barraud, Charles Decimus, 1822-1897; Barraud, William Francis, 1850-1926 Ref: A-084-027 Description: Shows rolling hills and distant snowy mountains. There is a tree stump and trunk in the right foreground. Other Titles - Terawhiti Inscriptions: Verso - ce...
Date: 1852 By: Barraud, Charles Decimus, 1822-1897; Barraud, William Francis, 1850-1926 Ref: B-084-002 Description: Shows lawns, flowerbeds and a gazebo in the garden of the Homewood residence in Karori, viewed between trees. There are some tree stumps in the centre foregr...
Date: [1926] From: Moore, Robert Percy, 1881-1948 :Panoramic photographs of New Zealand By: Coleman, William, active 1920s Ref: Pan-1811-F Description: Panoramic view of a farming valley near Martinborough. Single-storeyed villa-styled farmhouse in the centre foreground. Car parked on a road which runs acros...
G A R D :Wellington race course 17/4/[18]83
Date: 1883 By: G. A. R. D. (Artist), active 1883 Ref: B-038-023 Description: Shows racecourse at Island Bay in open country with bush cleared and several large trees left. There is a small building in the centre of the course. Inscr...
Date: 1958 From: Kee, Douglas Franklyn, fl 1890s?-1966 :Rongotai [airport construction] / Frank Kee. 1957-1958 Ref: B-121-008 Description: The southern area of the airport, looking towards the sea, showing tree stumps, bulldozed land, trucks, and several houses at the foot of the hill at Moa Poi...
Date: 1842 - 1847 From: Brees, Samuel Charles, 1810-1865 :Pictorial Illustrations of New Zealand. London, John Williams and Co., Library of Arts, 141, Strand, 1847. Ref: B-049-062/064 Description: Views of Wellington between 1842 and 1845. The top view shows the Rev. John MacFarlane's first St Andrew's Presbyterian Church in Lambton Quay, looking south...
Date: 18 December 1861 By: Barraud, Charles Decimus, 1822-1897; Barraud, Laura Cottam, 1859-1935; Barraud, William Francis, 1850-1926 Ref: A-029-016 Description: Shows country road, with tree stumps to right, and a cottage to the left. This is in what is now known as the Horokiri Valley - see F S Simcox's "Otaki" (1...
Date: 1926 From: Moore, Robert Percy, 1881-1948 :Panoramic photographs of New Zealand By: Simcox, William Martin, 1872-1956 Ref: Pan-2407-F Description: Panoramic view looking down over low bush and some cleared land to 'Forest Lakes' homestead in the centre of the image. Cleared farmland on the right and in...
Date: 1925 From: Moore, Robert Percy, 1881-1948 :Panoramic photographs of New Zealand By: Burdan, John William, 1878-1960 Ref: Pan-2062-F Description: Panoramic view looking down over a flat valley with hills on either side. Gravel road across the centre in front of a single-storeyed stucco bungalow-styled ...
Date: Between 1923 and 1928 From: Moore, Robert Percy, 1881-1948 :Panoramic photographs of New Zealand By: Beetham, Harold Richmond Wardell, 1885-1964 Ref: Pan-1524-F Description: Panoramic view over a valley near Masterton, in the Wairarapa, with hills behind. The farmland is partially cleared, with many tree stumps in the pastures. C...
Date: 1843 - 1845 By: Brees, Samuel Charles, 1810?-1865; Melville, Henry, 1792-1870 Ref: A-465-010 Description: shows the back of Francis Molesworth's house and stables in the Hutt Valley, with forest behind. The house shows its distinctive tree trunks supporting the v...
Date: 1841 By: Hilliard, George Richard, 1801-1881 Ref: A-113-022 Description: Steep bush-clad hills, with cliffs lashed at their bases by the sea. Several cleared areas in the baush with small houses. A ship at sea in the distance on...
Children on a high locked cabinet at the entrance to a school, and, land clearance, in Wellington, 1974
Date: 1974 From: Westra, Ans, 1936-: Photographs Ref: AW-0875 Description: Young children on and beside a high locked wooden cabinet, probably at the entrance to a school (frames 1 to 4). Men working with heavy machinery, probably c...
Date: 1843 - 1847 From: Mantell, Gideon Algernon 1790-1852 :Scrapbook. [ca 1810-1840] By: Swainson, William, 1789-1855 Ref: E-295-q-046 Description: Thorndon in the foreground, with a gully crossed by a bridge, a house to the right, and a large tree. A man walking up a path towards the bridge and several ...
Date: 1856 By: Swainson, George Frederick, 1829-1870 Ref: A-189-022 Description: Kaiwharawhara Valley, Wellington, looking out towards the harbour, with a single-storied gabled house with an out-building, the whole surrounded by a fence a...
Date: 1848 - 1850 From: [Turnbull, Henry Hume] d 1858 :[New Zealand and Pacific sketchbook, 1848 to 1856] By: Turnbull, Henry Hume, -1858 Ref: E-454-q-009 Description: Road in left foreground with stumps at its edge, a tall tree and lower bushes with the harbour and hills visible in the background. Quantity: 1 drawing(s). ...
Date: 1970 - 1847 - 1979 By: Amnesty International. New Zealand Section; Melville, Henry, 1792-1870; Brees, Samuel Charles, 1810?-1865 Ref: E-279-q-064 Description: Shows a bullock team hauling a tree truck. There is a house in the background in a clearing in the dense bush. Two Maori are standing on the far left and the...