[Swainson, William] 1789-1855 :Newcastle Light H[ouse] & Nobby Island. NSW Augt. 1851.

[Swainson, William] 1789-1855 :Newcastle Light H[ouse] & Nobby Island. NSW Augt. 1851.
Swainson, William, 1789-1855; Turner, John Eaton (Dr), -1995?

Shows lighthouse on hill at right, with two figures sitting at lower right. At left is Nobby Island, with a low line of rockes stretching out to it from the mainland.

The land between Nobby's Island and the mainland was reclaimed in the nineteenth century. The area is now known as Nobbys and forms part of Newcastle city

Other Titles - Nobbys

Inscriptions: Unsigned.; Recto - bottom right - [Title]; Recto - bottom left - Augt 1851

Quantity: 1 drawing(s).

Physical Description: Pencil 113 x 178 mm.

Provenance: Dr Eaton Turner was a great-grandson of William Swainson.

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1 drawing(s), Works of art, Pencil works, Landscapes (Representations), Pencil 113 x 178 mm., Orientation: Horizontal image
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Swainson, William, 1789-1855. [Swainson, William] 1789-1855 :Newcastle Light H[ouse] & Nobby Island. NSW Augt. 1851.. Ref: A-188-059. Alexander Turnbull Library, Wellington, New Zealand. /records/23108890

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