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Title Suburb of Paignton, Timaru
Scope & Content A colour printed map, produced November, 1883, showing the suburb of Paignton in Timaru bordered by Wilson Street, Wai-iti Road, Preston Street, Oxford Street, and Regent Street.

Shows sections in red, green, yellow, and brown colour washes, with their numbers and area (measured in acres, roods, and perches). Five illustrations of local residences in the Paignton area are also given, including the residences of Mr F G Thomas, Mr T Langdon, Mr R Stansell, and G S Fraser. The whole is surrounded with a black ink decorative border.

Scale 1.5 chains to 1 inch with a bar scale showing chains and links.

Annotations included "R.H. Rhodes Esq.", in black ink, in the upper center below the map title, and "Jas Palliser", stamped in purple ink, in the upper center below the map title. "Thos. Roberts Licd. Surveyor, Timaru 11/83" also appears in lower right corner of map.
Object Name MAP
Creator Roberts, Thos
Date 11/1883
Medium paper
Size 684(h) x 781(w) mm
Scale 1:1188
Area / Region Timaru
Publisher Lyttelton Times Co Ltd (Lithographer)
People Fraser, G S
Langdon, T
Stansell, R
Thomas, F G
Search Terms Paignton, Timaru
Subjects Cartography
Maps
Catalogue Number M0006