|Sketch showing the extent of the acquisition of land by M. Macky for mining purposes between Manaia & Kirikiri|
Source: 'Sir George Grey Special Collections, Auckland Libraries, NZ Map 3573'
Below is a crop of the Thames area - note the maori names for the places around the town.
The Treasury at Thames has a large collection of mining maps and access to maps of the Thames township area.
Monday, December 15, 2014
Thames (NZ): Mining Map showing land acquisition
Having looked at the videos in the previous post, it is interesting to see this map showing the land ACQUIRED by James Mackay for mining. A lot of land!