Kōrero: Early mapping

Map from the New Zealand wars

This sketch map depicts the Koheroa ridges, the site of a battle between Māori and British soldiers on 17 July 1863. It was one of the few clear victories for the British in the Waikato campaign.

Te whakamahi i tēnei tūemi

Alexander Turnbull Library
Reference: MapColl 832.12hkm/1863/Acc.6649

Permission of the Alexander Turnbull Library, National Library of New Zealand, Te Puna Mātauranga o Aotearoa, must be obtained before any re-use of this image.

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Melanie Lovell-Smith, 'Early mapping - Māori and maps of colonisation', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/zoomify/10803/map-from-the-new-zealand-wars (accessed 29 March 2020)

He kōrero nā Melanie Lovell-Smith, i tāngia i te 24 Sep 2007