The township far left with a view of both the Havelock and Brownlee wharves respectively in view at the foot of Cook Street with Cullen's Point diagonally opposite across the harbour. The mouth of the Kaituna River can be seen directly right from the township and an indication of the tidal mudflat is evident. Mount Takorika is an almost vertical climb to the summit and also gives a good view looking up into Mahau Sound
A View Of Havelock From Mount Takorika
Below you will find the message written on the back of the postcard. In the event we have duplicates of the same postcard, multiple messages may be found below.
I am coming through to Blenheim on Tuesday and will be very busy until 2pm. Can you meet me GPO (General Post Office) there and go on to Luhis by 4 train. I shall be too busy to come to see you. The X is where we shall build our new home. Dad leaves on Monday xx
21st October 1920
9th May 1912
Photographer:James Raglan Akersten
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