Clearing of land - New Zealand - Taranaki Region

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[Strutt, William] 1825-1915 :Building a whorry [1855 or 1856]
From: Strutt, William 1825-1915 :A collection of drawings in water colour ink and pencil illustrative of the scenery and early life of settlers and Maoris of New Zealand. 1855-1863. 2nd series. By: Strutt, William, 1825-1915 Ref: E-453-f-012-3 Description: Six men building a small wooden hut (or whare) in a bush clearing. Two men are placing planks on the hut, one is chopping down a tree, one is trimmed a felle...
[Postcard]. Mount Egmont, Taranaki. T Avery, Bookseller, New Plymouth, N.Z. [ca 1905].
Date: 1905 From: [Postcard album of cards collected by Maggie Chapman / Maggie Swan, 1909-1920]. By: Thomas Avery & Sons Ltd Ref: Eph-B-POSTCARD-Vol-3-064-top Description: Shows a view of Mount Taranaki from a dirt road between cleared fields, with a farmhouse at the left. Tought to have been issued around 1905, because of si...
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Date: 1864 From: [Warre, Henry James] 1819-1898 :[Sketchbook] By: Warre, Henry James, 1819-1898 Ref: E-294-033 Description: Looking towards the sea, with a blockhouse (wooden and two-storied) amidst cleared bush to the right. There are many dead trees in the foreground There is n...
Fulton, William Wright :Parihaka [ca 1881]
Date: 1881 By: Fulton, William Wright, 1854-1940; Fulton, Howard, 1880-1954 Ref: A-081-008 Description: View from a hill looking down into the valley with houses, cleared areas and bush over low hills. Mount Egmont is in the background. There is a cart in the ...
Bushfellers' camp, probably Stratford district
Date: [ca 1920] From: Wall, John Reginald, 1870?-1944 :Photographs Ref: 1/1-010220-G Description: Bushfellers' camp, probably Stratford district. Shows men, and horses, outside a canvas hut, with a cleared hillside behind them. Photograph taken circa 1920...
Artist unknown :Manning Bros [camp, Taranaki. ca 1890]
Date: 1890 - 1895 Ref: A-439-002 Description: One of two watercolours of the quarters of the Mannings in their road clearing camp close to Strathmore, near Stratford, by an unknown English artist working...
[Lysaght, Sophia Augusta] 1862?-1945 :Mt Egmont, about 1880
Date: 1880 By: Moore, Sophia Augusta, 1862?-1945; Moore, John Lysaght, 1897-1965 Ref: A-181-006 Description: Mount Taranaki with snow on top, seen through trees, with dead trees in the foreground Quantity: 1 watercolour(s). Physical Description: Watercolour 137 x ...
[Gilbert, George Channing] 1838-1913 :[House in a clearing at Omata / G C Gilbert [ca 1860]
Date: 1860 By: Gilbert, George Channing, 1838-1913; Gilbert, Raymond Channing, 1915-1993 Ref: A-263-021 Description: A small house with front verandah on top of a hill in the middle distance. Mount Egmont can be seen in the background. The land in front is cleared with bush...
[Strutt, William] 1825-1915 :Bush falling, Taranaki, N. Z. [1857]
Date: 1857 From: Strutt, William 1825-1915 :A collection of drawings in water colour ink and pencil illustrative of the scenery and early life of settlers and Maoris of New Zealand. 1855-1863. 2nd series. By: Strutt, William, 1825-1915 Ref: E-453-f-013-1 Description: A clearing in native bush, with two men felling two tall trees (possibly rata trees), a third man climbing around a tree stump in the foreground. Tree ferns...
Date: 1905 Ref: PA1-o-1603 Description: Album of photographs of Kohukohu Farm, Tarurutangi, Taranaki, taken 1905 by an unknown photographer. Includes photographs of the homestead, paddocks, men plo...
Tree stump being blasted out of the ground
Date: [ca 1900] From: McAllister, James, 1869-1952 :Negatives of Stratford and Taranaki district Ref: 1/1-008100-G Description: Tree stump being blasted out of the ground, photographed circa 1900 by by James McAllister, probably in the Taranaki Region. Quantity: 1 b&w original negat...
[Strutt, William] 1825-1915 :Travelling in New Zealand. Where I found the carved Maori club which I presented to the British Museum. [1855 or 1856]
Date: 1855 - 1856 From: Strutt, William 1825-1915 :A collection of drawings in water colour ink and pencil illustrative of the scenery and early life of settlers and Maoris of New Zealand. 1855-1863. 2nd series. By: Strutt, William, 1825-1915 Ref: E-453-f-012-2 Description: Three European men climbing up a steep hill among New Zealand bush, some of which has been cleared. The men are carrying tall walking poles Quantity: 1 wate...
Date: 1851 By: Richmond, James Crowe, 1822-1898 Ref: B-064-020 Description: Shows raupo and thatched houses with out-houses in a clearing with bush behind. Other Titles - Henry Titled, signed and dated in pencil on mount; similarly ...
Date: 1852 By: King, Martha, 1803?-1897 Ref: A-100-011 Description: A wooden bridge over a stream with partially cleared bush on both sides. A fisherman is on the left bank of the stream and a man is crossing the bridge. Ins...
Strutt, William 1825-1915 :Bush falling, Taranaki, New Zealand. Jan., 1857
Date: 1857 From: Strutt, William 1825-1915 :A collection of drawings in water colour ink and pencil illustrative of the scenery and early life of settlers and Maoris of New Zealand. 1855-1863. 2nd series. By: Strutt, William, 1825-1915 Ref: E-453-f-010 Description: Three settlers felling timber. Two are working with axes at the trunk of a rata, centre right, while a third is resting in the left foreground. There are la...
Date: 1847 From: Mantell, Walter Baldock Durrant, 1820-1895 :Scrapbook. 1840-1872. By: Mantell, Walter Baldock Durrant (Hon), 1820-1895 Ref: C-103-025-9 Description: The smoke from a large fire burning beside a river. In the right foreground is part of the palisade and a carved figure of a Taranaki pa One of 9 small dra...
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-292-062 Description: Part of a fence in the left foreground with a view across fern, bush and cleared and cultivated land towards Mount Taranaki and its foothills. Inscriptions:...
Strutt, William 1825-1915 :Mount Egmont, Taranaki, from the Omata Road. 1855
Date: 1855 From: Strutt, William 1825-1915 :A collection of drawings in water colour ink and pencil illustrative of the scenery and early life of settlers and Maoris of New Zealand. 1855-1863. 1st series. Ref: E-452-f-001 Description: A view across fields towards Mount Taranaki, from the region of Gardiner's Road (formerly Omata Road). Quantity: 1 drawing(s). Physical Description: Pencil...
Stockley Farm, Kiore, Taranaki
Date: [ca 1897] From: McAllister, James, 1869-1952 :Negatives of Stratford and Taranaki district Ref: PAColl-3054-1-02 Description: Stockley Farm, Kiore, Taranaki, circa 1897. Shows an area where trees have been felled. Photograph taken by James McAllister. Source of descriptive informat...
Cleared land, probably Stratford district
Date: 1910 From: McAllister, James, 1869-1952 :Negatives of Stratford and Taranaki district Ref: 1/1-009797-G Description: Cleared land, 1910, probably Stratford district. Shows tree stumps after a bush burn. Photograph taken by James McAllister. Source of descriptive informatio...