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Written by Matapihi / Auckland Public Library   
Monday, 10 December 2007

Searancke, William Nicholas, 1817-1904: Plan shewing the lands on the north bank of the Ngunguru River purchased by Mr Busby & Mr Thwaites and Mr Thwaite's and Mr Hodgkinson on the south bank [ms map]. Will. N. Searancke, Surveyor. [1840?]

Map of Ngunguru River, near Matapouri Bay, North Auckland showing the land properties of Mr Busby (1032 acres), Mr Thwaites (286 acres) and Mr Hodgkinson (188 acres). Notes Maori pa at Waipa and old native settlement downstream.

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Title: Tutukaka Harbour and Nongodo River in the Gulf of Shouraka [Hauraki?], surveyed by N. C. Philips, 1839.
London: Hydrographic Office of the Admiralty, 1849.
1 chart; 1:24320; 28 x 57cm; Black and white.

A hydrographic chart of Tutukaka Harbour and the Ngunguru River, done in 1839 and corrected by Captain Stokes to 1849

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Here's a zoomable image of the same map, courtesy of the Australians.

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