Southland Surveyors' Field Book Registers   (24969)
c.1863 - unknown  range held: 1863 - 1914


GENERAL


The Registers of Southland Surveyors' Field Books recorded the Field Books issued to surveyors for survey work in the Southland Survey District. The Field Books documented various aspects of survey work: traverses, triangulations, lunar observations, barometric readings,  harbour soundings, topography, road lines, boundaries, coast lines, streets, mapping, land for pastoral use, etc.



Register B contains a copy of correspondence, dated 28 September and 5 October 1863, between Theophilus Heale, Reverend Wohlers, Topi Patuki and the Colonial Secretary regarding the Native Reserves at Riverton.


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Dates of Holdings : 1863 - 1914
Location of Holdings : Archives New Zealand, Dunedin Regional Office
Access : Open  see more …


Mandates

CREATED BY
  • Royal Charter and Instructions of 1846, 1847, 1848 and 1849
  • Royal Charter of 1840 and Instructions
  • Surveying Regulations 1879
  • Surveying Regulations 1886
  • Surveying Regulations 1897
  • Surveying Regulations 1908
  • Surveying Regulations 1923
  • Surveying Regulations 1940
  • Surveying Regulations 1947
  • Surveying Regulations 1949
  • Surveying Regulations 1959
  • Surveying Regulations 1972
Archives NZ description type : Series (see more about description types)
Version Number: 4
Date Approved: 14/09/2015