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Alexander Turnbull Library | Licence: All Rights Reserved

The site of the late Mr C H Piper's grave at Wellington drawn by Mr Chapman.

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Wellington seen from Bolton Street cemetery with fenced graves in the foreground, the flagpole at Government House visible lower down the hill and the houses of Thorndon to the left. The view looks north across Wellington Harbour with Somes Island and the Hutt Valley and Tararua Range in the distance

Another very similar view in an album by Chapman - 'Wellington burying ground' - is held by the Hawkes Bay Cultural Trust. A photographic copy is the Drawings & Prints files

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Bolton Street, Wellington, New Zealand


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Bolton Street Memorial Park, formerly known as Bolton Street Cemetery.