'...curious arched Rock, having a River running under it, in Tolago Bay.' James Newton
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'...curious arched Rock, having a River running under it, in Tolago Bay.'
Landscape view of an 'arched rock' surface by the bay of Tolaga, Uawa, a bay and small town on the east coast of New Zealand's North Island.
Illustration from A journal of a voyage to the South Seas, in His Majesty's ship, The Endeavour, by Sydney Parkinson (London, 1773), which was published posthumously.
Sydney Parkinson (c.1745-1771) Scottish natural history artist and Joseph Banks's (1743–1820) illustrator on board HMS Endeavour's voyage to the Pacific in 1768, under Lieutenant James Cook (1728-1779).
Endeavour's mission was to observe the Transit of Venus, which they did from Tahiti on 3rd June 1769, and explore, claim resources and trade in the 'unknown southern land', Terra Australis Incognita, including New Zealand.
- Image reference: RS-9213
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