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This list of sheet maps covers the following types of New Zealand maps:

New Zealand - Bathymetric

Scale Title and Author / Publisher Date Location in Map Collection
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1: 2,191,400 New Zealand: Bathymetry, bathymetry: J. W. Brodie, H. Pantin, comp. : P. E. Spence, N. M. Ridgway, A. G. York.N.Z. Oceanographic Inst. Chart. Dept. of Scientific and Industrial Research (2 sh) 1960 V.8
1: 2,191,400 New Zealand: Bathymetry
N.Z. Oceanographic Inst.
1960 H.2.K.
1: 200,000 Bathymetry: Coastal Series New Zealand Oceanographic Institute, New Zealand DSIR (22 sheets. Accompanied by “Coastal Chart series, Index to sheets”) N.Z. Oceanographic Inst. 1960- V. 8
1: 200,000 Wanganella Bank Bathymetry, bathymetry : J. V. Eade, comp : P. Lawrence, J. Irwin, NZ Oceanographic Institute, DSIR
Miscellaneous series no. 21
1972 V.8
1: 50,000 Queen Charlotte Sound Bathymetry, bathymetry : J. Irwin, comp : P. Lawrence, J. Irwin, NZ Oceanographic Institute, DSIR
Miscellaneous series no: 22
1975 V.8
1: 32,750 Milford Sound Bathymetry, bathymetry: J. W. Brodie, comp : P. C. Spence, A. G. York, J. G. Gibb, NZ Oceanographic Institute, DSIR
Miscellaneous series no. 5
1963 V. 8
1: 25,000 Wellington Harbour Bathymetry, bathymetry : R. H. Herzer, comp : P. Lawrence, K. L. Dean, drawn by P. H. Brown, NZ Oceonographic Institute, DSIR
Miscellaneous series no. 25
1976 V. 8
1: 19,000 Manihiki Atoll Bathymetry chart, bathymetry & comp : J. S. Bullivant, NZ Oceanographic Institute, DSIR
Miscellaneous series no. 4
1962 V. 8
1: 15,840 Nancy Sound Bathymetry, bathymetry & comp : J. Irwin, drawn by R. H. Frisby, N.Z. Oceanographic Institute, DSIR Miscellaneous series no. 24 1974 V. 8
1: 15,840 Caswell Sound Bathymetry, bathymetry & comp : J. Irwin, N.Z. Oceanographic institute, DSIR Miscellaneous series no. 23 1975 V. 8
1: 10,000 Porirua Harbour Bathymetry, bathymetry : J. Irwin, comp : J. Irwin, P. Lawrence, drawn by R, Frisby, N.Z. Oceanographic Institute, DSIR
Miscellaneous series no. 49
1978 V.8
1: 5,000 Porirua Inlet Bathymetry, bathymetry : J. Irwin, comp : J. Irwin, P. Lawrence, drawn by A. S. Josephson, N.Z. Oceanographic Institute, DSIR Miscellaneous series no. 48 1978 V. 8
various Islands and anchorages in the Southern Ocean, from a survey by the members of the Australian Antarctic expedition under the command of Douglas Mawson Esq. 1914, 12 maps on 1 sheet 1952 V.8
various Miscellaneous Bathymetric Series
N.Z. Oceanographic Inst.
1962- H.2.K.

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New Zealand - Geological

Scale Title and Author / Publisher Date Location in Map Collection
  for more details, see Abbreviations
1: 2,000,000 Geological Map of New Zealand
N.Z. Dept. Lands and Survey
n.d. V. 8 N.Z. Geol.
1: 1,013,760 Geological Map of New Zealand – North Island, A. W. Hampton, compiled by Officers of the Scientific and Industrial Research Dept. 1947 V. 8 N.Z. Geol.
1: 1,013,760 Geological Map of New Zealand – South Island, A. W. Hampton, compiled by Officers of the Geological Survey Branch of the Scientific and Industrial Dept. 1947 V. 8 N.Z. Geol.
1: 1,000,000 Geological Map of New Zealand, North and South Island,
N.Z. Geol. Survey, R. P. Suggate, G. W. Grindley, F. J. Tindall, E. J. C. Dutch, J. Jackson, R. B. Phillips.Dept. of Scientific and Industrial Research (2 sh)
1972 V. 8 N.Z. Geol.
1: 1,000,000 Geological Map of New Zealand – South Island, compiled by Officers of the New Zealand Geological Survey, D.S.I.R. 1972 V. 8 1972 V. 8 N.Z. Geol.
1: 1,000,000 Quaternary Geology – North Island, T.L. Grant-Taylor, comp : J. Healy, J. T. Kingma, I. A. Nairn, J. C. Schofield, M. T. Te Punga, Geological Survey, D.S.I.R. 1973 V. 8 N.Z. Geol.
1: 1,000,000 Quaternary Geology – South Island, comp : M. Gage, M. R. Johnston, I. C. McKellar, A. R. Mutch, R. P. Suggate, D. D. Wilson, Geological Survey, D.S.I.R. 1973 V. 8 N.Z. Geol.
1: 1,013,760 Geological map New Zealand North Island, A. W. Hampton, compiled by officers of the Geological Survey Branch of the Scientific and Industrial Research Dept. (2 copies) 1947 V. 8 N.Z. Geol.
1: 1,013,760 Geological map New Zealand South Island, A. W. Hampton, compiled by officers of the Geological Survey Branch of the Scientific and Industrial Research Dept. (2 copies) 1947 V. 8 N.Z. Geol.
[1: 823,680] Geological sketch map of the Province of Wellington, by James Coutts Crawford Esq. [1864] Rare Books
1: 250,000 Geological Map of New Zealand, New Zealand Geological Survey, Department of Scientific and Industrial Research (incl. Ross Dependency)
N.Z. Geol. Survey
1959- V. 8 N.Z. Geol.
[1: 63,360] Geological map of Aorere Survey District, compiled and drawn by G. E. Harris from data obtained from the Lands and Survey Dept., N.Z. Geological Survey 1907 V. 8 N.Z. Geol.
[1: 63,360] Geological map of Bannockburn Survey District, drawn by G. E. Harris, geology by James Park, N.Z. Geological Survey 1907 V. 8 N.Z. Geol.
1: 63,360 Geological map of Cobden, Greymouth, Arnold & part of Temiko Survey Districts, compiled and drawn by Wm Bardsley, compiled with data obtained from the Lands and Survey Dept., N.Z. Geological Survey n.d. V. 8 N.Z. Geol.
[1: 63,360] [1: 63,360] Geological map of Colville, Moehau and Harataunga Survey Districts, compiled and drawn by R. J. Crawford with data obtained from the Lands and Survey Dept, N.Z. Geological.Survey 1907 V. 8 1907 V. 8 N.Z. Geol.
[1: 63,360] Geological map of Coromandel Survey District, compiled and drawn by G. E. Harris from data obtained from the  Lands and Survey Dept., Geological Survey Branch of the Mines Dept. 1907 V. 8 N.Z. Geol.
[1: 63,360] Geological map of Hastings Survey District, compiled and drawn by G. E. Harris from data obtained from the, Lands & Survey Dept. & Geological Survey Dept. 1910 V. 8 N.Z. Geol.
1: 63,360 Geological map of Hohonu Survey District and portion of Te Kinga Survey District, compiled and drawn by Wm. Bardsley from data obtained from the  Lands & Survey Dept., Geological Survey Dept. 1911 V. 8 N.Z. Geol.
[1: 63,360] Geological map of Kongahu & Otumahana Survey Districts (Mt. Radiant subdivision), compiled and drawn by G. E. Harris, Lands and Survey Dept., Geological Survey Dept. 1909 V. 8 N.Z. Geol.
1: 63,360 Geological map of Mawheranui & Brunner Survey Districts (includes a small area in Waiwhero Survey District), compiled and drawn by W. Bardsley 1911 V. 8 N.Z. Geol.
1: 63,360 Geological map of Mount Bonar and parts of Wanganui & Poerua Survey Districts, compiled and drawn by R. J. Crawford from data obtained from the Lands and Survey Dept., Geological Survey Dept. 1908 V. 8 N.Z. Geol.
1: 63,360 Geological map of Murray Survey District and Waitaha Survey District, compiled and drawn by R. J. Crawford from data obtained from ther Lands and Survey Dept., N.Z. Geological Survey 1908 V. 8 N.Z. Geol.
1: 63,360 Geological map of  Omapere Survey District, compiled and drawn by R. J. Crawford, Lands Dept., Geological Survey Dept. 1909 V. 8 N.Z. Geol.
[1: 63,360] Geological map of Otama Survey District, compiled and drawn by G. E. Harris from data obtained from the  Lands and Survey Dept. 1907 V. 8 N.Z. Geol.
[1: 63,360] Geological map of Paritutu Survey District, compiled and drawn by G. E. Harris and W. Bardsley from data obtained from the Lands and Survey Dept. and N.Z. Geological Survey. 1911 V. 8 N.Z. Geol.
1: 63,360 Geological map of Shotover Survey District, drawn by G. E. Harris from data obtained from the  Lands and Survey Dept, geology by James Park, N.Z. Geological Survey 1908 V. 8 N.Z. Geol.
1: 63,360 Geological map of Skippers Creek & Soho Survey Districts, drawn by R. J. Crawford, N.Z. Geological Survey 1908 V. 8 N.Z. Geol.
[1: 63,360] Geological map of Thames Survey District, compiled and drawn by G. E. Harris from data obtained from the Lands & Survey Dept. & Geological Survey Dept. 1910 V. 8 N.Z. Geol.
1: 63,360 Geological map of Toaroha Survey District, compiled and drawn by O. A. Darby from data obtained from the  Lands and Survey Dept., Geological Survey Dept. 1908 V. 8 N.Z. Geol.
1: 63,360 Geological map of Totara Survey District, cxompiled and drawn by R. J. Crawford with data obtained from the Lands and Survey Dept., N.Z. Geological Survey 1908 V. 8 N.Z. Geol.
1: 63,360 Geological map of Waimea Survey District, compiled and drawn by W. Bardsley from data obtained from the Lnds and Survey Dept., N.Z. Geological Survey 1911 V. 8 N.Z. Geol.
[1: 63,360] Geological map of Waitapu Survey District, compiled and drawn by G. E.  Harris from data obtained from the Lands and Survey Dept., N.Z. Geological Survey 1907 V. 8 N.Z. Geol.
[1: 63,360] Geological map of Waitara Survey District, compiled and drawn by G. E. Harris and W. Bardsley from data obtained from the Lands and Survey Dept. 1911 V. 8 N.Z. Geol.
[1: 63,360] Geological map of Whangaroa & Kaeo Survey District, compiled and drawn by R. J. Crawford, N.Z. Geological Survey 1908 V. 8 N.Z. Geol.
1: 63,360 Geological map of Whitcomb Pass Survey District and portions of Poerua and Butler Survey Districts, compiled and drawn by G. E. Harris from data obtained from the Lands and Survey Dept. & Geological Survey Dept. 1908 V. 8 N.Z. Geol.
1: 63,360 Geological map of New Zealand, Waipawa, Waimarama and Waipukurau, sheets 141, 142 & pt 146 compiled by J. T. Kingma, D.S.I.R 1971 V. 8 N.Z. Geol.
[1: 63,360] Geological plan of Browning’s Pass and part of Davie & Wilberforce Survey Districts, drawn by R. J. Crawford, geology by J. M. Bell et al, N.Z. Geological Survey 1906 V. 8 N.Z. Geol.
[1: 63,360] Geological plan of Kanieri & Mahinapua Survey Districts, drawn by R. J. Crawford from data obtained from the  Lands and Survey Dept., Geological Survey Branch of Mines Dept., N.Z. Geological Survey 1906 V. 8 N.Z. Geol.
[1: 63,360] Geological plan of Turiwhate Survey District, compiled and drawn by R. J. Crawford from data obtained from the Lands and Survey Dept., N.Z. Geological Survey 1906 V. 8 N.Z. Geol.
1: 63,360 New Zealand Geological Survey sheet S76 1st edition, Kaiapoi, I. J. Brown, geology drawn by E. T. H. Annear, DSIR 1973 V. 8 N.Z. Geol.
[1: 56,320] Geological map of Wakefield Survey District, drawn by R. J. Crawford from data obtained from the Lands and Survey Dept., N.Z. Geological Survey 1907 V. 8 N.Z. Geol.
1: 50,000 Geology of Te Anua-Manapouri District, F. J. Tindall, drawn by R. B. Phillips, geology by I. C. McKellar,, N.Z. Geological Survey, DSIR 1973 V. 8 N.Z. Geol.
[1: 16,000] Geological map showing Copper and Chrome Deposits between Champion Creek and Dun Mountain, N.Z. Geological Survey n.d. V. 8 N.Z. Geol.
1: 15,840 Geological Survey – Maramarua Coalfield – Geology, D. Kear, J. C. Schofield, D.S.I.R. 1973 V. 8 N.Z. Geol.
1: 15, 840 Geological survey – Maramarua Coalfield – mining, D. Kear, J. C. Schofield, D.S.I.R. 1973 V. 8 N.Z. Geol.
[1: 7,920] Detail plan of Washbourn Block situate in Waitapu and Aorere survey districts, drawn by R. J. Crawford, N.Z. Geological Survey [1907] V. 8 N.Z. Geol.
various Map to accompany report on the Hokitika sheet of the North Westland Quadrangle n.d. V. 8 N.Z. Geol.
n.s. Geological Sections Greymouth Subdivision, N.Z. Geological Survey n.d. V. 8 N.Z. Geol.
n.s. Geological sections, Province of Wellington, by James Coutts Crawford, Esq. n.d. V. 8 N.Z. Geol.
n.s. Geological sketch map of portion of Taranaki Division including a small portion of Pirongia Division, Auckland Land District, compiled and drawn by G. E. Harris & W. Bardsley, N.Z. Geological Survey 1911 V. 8 N.Z. Geol.
n.s. Geological survey of New Zealand, James Hector. 1866 Rare Books
n.s. Map of the Seddonville – Charming Creek coal area, compiled from data obtained from the Lands and Survey Dept., geology by by P. G. Morgan, N.Z. Geological Survey n.d. V. 8 N.Z. Geol.
n.s. Map of Taranaki Division and Land District showing Survey Districts, N.Z. Geological Survey n.d. V. 8 N.Z. Geol.
n.s. Plan of North Westland Quadrangle showing Survey Districts, to accompany report on the Hokitika sheet of the North Westland Quadrangle, N.Z. Geological Survey n.d. V. 8 N.Z. Geol.
n.s. Waiho River Flat below Franz Josef Glacier, R. J. C., from surveys by R. P. Greville 1908 and J. M. Clarke 1909, N.Z. Geological Survey 1909 V. 8 N.Z. Geol.

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New Zealand - Miscellaneous

Scale Title and Author / Publisher Date Location in Map Collection
  for more details, see Abbreviations
1: 37,090,000 Tsunami travel times to New Zealand, New Zealand Oceanographic Institute, (Miscellaneous series, no. 7) 1963 V. 8v
1: 6,000,000 New Zealand region: Sea water temperatures at the ocean floor, comp : P. Lawrence, New Zealand Oceanographic Institute, Department of Scientific and Industrial Research 1968 V. 8
1: 5,900,000 New Zealand region: Winter sea surface temperatures, 1956. D. M. Garner and N. M. Ridgway, New Zealand. Department of Scientific and Industrial Research 1962 1962 V. 8
1: 5,900,000 New Zealand region: Summer sea surface temperatures, 1957 Field work supervised by D. M. Garner. Compilation by D. M. Garner [et al.] Drawn by B. W. Creed. C. T. T. Webb, chief cartographer, D.S.I.R. 1962 V. 8
[1: 3,750,000] Map of the North Island New Zealand showing principal mineral localities, issued by The Mines Dept. under the authority of the Hon.Jas McGowan, Minister of Mines 1906 V. 8
[1: 3,750,000] Map of Middle Island New Zealand showing principal mineral localities, issued by The Mines Dept. under the authority of the Hon. Jas McGowan, Minister of Mines 1906 V. 8
1: 3, 394, 000 Currents in the southern New Zealand Region, New Zealand Oceanographic Institute , Department of Scientific and Industrial Research. (to accompany Memoir #10, Chart #1) 1960 V. 8
1: 3, 394, 000 Temperature and salinity distribution, South of New Zealand, comp : J. Houtman, New Zealand Oceanographic Institute, Department of Scientific and Industrial Research 1965 V. 8
1: 3,000,000 Free-air gravity field of the New Zealand region, comp.: F. J. Davey, A. B. Watts.  Geological society of America.
(Map and Chart Series MC-48) (map plus notes)
1983 V. 8.
[1: 1,584,000] Map of New Zealand with mountain features in pictorial relief. Inset of key map shewing steamer routes to and from New Zealand and telegraph cable connections, drawn by W. Deverell, [N.Z. Dept. of Lands and Survey]. (2 copies). [1906] Rare Books
[1: 1,013,760] Map showing Kauri-gum Reserves Auckland, N.Z., Dept. of Lands and Survey 1904 V.8
1: 1,000,000 Bounty Trough : Magnetic field, Total intensity and anomalies, comp : P. Lawrence, New Zealand Oceanographic Institute, Department of Scientific and Industrial Research 1965 1965 V. 8
1: 1,000,000 Map of North and South Islands, New Zealand, Showing soil classes for Potential Pastoral Use, comp.: H. S. Gibbs, Department of Scientific and Industrial Research. 1964 V.8
1: 1,000,000 Map of the Middle Island shewing the counties, General Surveyor’s Lithographic Office. 1884 Rare Books.
[1: 1,000,000] Middle Island (Te Wai-Pounamu) New Zealand showing the state of the public surveys, 1904, Dept. of Lands and Survey [1904?] V.8
[1: 1,000,000] North Island (Te Ika-a-Maui) New Zealand showing the state of the public surveys, Dept. of Lands and Survey [1904?] V.8
1: 1,000,000

Sediments: Oceanic series, Cook, interpretation of sediment distribution and compilation by J. C. McDougall, N.Z. Oceanographic Institute, DSIR.

1975- V.8
1: 500,000 Cross sections to accompany geological map of New Zealand 1958, compiled by G. W. Grindley, DSIR 1959 V.8
1: 200,000 Sediments: Coastal,  interpretation of sediment distribution by D. J. Cullen and J. G. Gibb, comp : J. G. Gibb, New Zealand Oceanographic Institute, DSIR DSIR (6 sheets accompanied by Coastal series index)
Foveaux 1965,
Mahia 1968
Patea 1970
Pegasus 1966
Poor Knights 1974
Turnagain 1970
1965-74 V.8
1: 200,000 Coastal series: bathymetry, New Zealand Oceanographic Institute, New Zealand. Department of Scientific and Industrial Research.  (37 sheets. Accompanied by “Coastal Chart series, Index to sheets”) 1966- V.8
1: 200,000 Sediments: Wellington Harbour, interpretation and compilation by W. J. M. van der Linden,  N.Z. Oceanographic Institute, DSIR Miscellaneous series no. 14 1966 V.8
1: 63,360 Sediments: Wellington Harbour
N.Z. Oceanographic Inst.
1966 H.2.K.
1: 5,000 Sediments: Pauatahanui Inlet
N.Z. Oceanographic Inst.
1978 H.2.K.
1: 47,520 Map of Greymouth Coalfield, drawn by W. Bardsley, Lands & Survey Dept., N.Z. Geological Survey 1911 V. 8
1: 5000 Sediments: Pauatahanui Inlet, interpretation of sediment distribution and compilation by J. C. McDougall, N.Z. Oceanographic Inst., DSIR. Miscellaneous series no. 50 1978 V. 8
[1: 792] Plan of Skippers Point alluvial goldfield, drawn by R. J. Crawford, N.Z. Geological Survey 1908 V. 8
various Miscellaneous Series
N.Z. Oceanographic Inst.
various H.2.K.
various Miscellaneous Historical Maps various H.2.K.
n.s. M2 tidal currents in Cook Strait, drawn by P. Lawrence. F. J. Tindall chief cartographer, DSIR (12 maps on one sheet) 1976 V. 8
n.s. Map showing the localities of the principal minerals in New Zealand, 1890. Mines Dept. N.Z., New Zealand Survey n.d. V. 8
n.s. Mid shelf temperatures around New Zealand: Winter Isotherms by D. Garner. Compilation by P. Lawrence. Drawn by R. Jury. C. T. T. Webb, chief cartographer, New Zealand Oceanographic Institute, D.S.I.R.
Miscellaneous series 17
1969 V. 8
n.s. Mid-shelf temperatures around New Zealand: Summer Isotherms by D. M. Garner. Compilation by P. Lawrence. Drawn by R. Jury. C. T. T. Webb, chief cartographer, New Zealand Oceanographic Institute, D.S.I.R
Miscellaneous series no. 18
1969 V. 8
n.s. Middle Island (Te Wai-Pounamu) New Zealand showing land transactions, 1903-04, Dept. of Lands and Survey [1904] V. 8
n.s. North Island (Te Ika-a-Maui) New Zealand showing land transactions, 1903-04, Dept. of Lands and Survey [1904] V. 8
n.s. Plan of the Murimotu settlement, land surveyors examination Australia and New Zealand. Rare Books. 1910 V. 8

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New Zealand - Topographic

Scale Title and Author / Publisher Date Location in Map Collection
  for more details, see Abbreviations
1: 500,000 New Zealand: Topographical Map
N.Z. Dept. Lands and Survey
1976 V. 8
1: 250,000 New Zealand: Topographical Map
N.Z. Dept. Lands and Survey
1961- V. 8
1: 1,000,000 New Zealand n.d. V. 8
[1: 31,680] Topographical map of Franz Josef Glacier from survey by R. P. Greville, 1908, drawn by R. J. Crawford, June 1909, N.Z. Geological Survey 1909 V. 8
1: 6,400 City of Auckland 1992 V8
1: 8,000 City of Wellington 1991 V8

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