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John Turnbull Thomson, Surveyor General

Frederick George Hall-Jones

John Turnbull Thomson, Surveyor General

by Frederick George Hall-Jones

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Published by Southland Historical Committee in [Invercargill .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Thomson, John Turnbull.

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[by] F. G. Hall-Jones.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTA533.T56 H34
    The Physical Object
    Pagination15 p.
    Number of Pages15
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5468532M
    LC Control Number73171499

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by Sim, Cheryl John Turnbull Thomson (b. 10 AugustGlororum, England–d. 16 OctoberInvercargill, New Zealand) was the Government Surveyor of the Straits Settlements.

Get this from a library. John Turnbull Thomson: first surveyor-general of New Zealand. [John Hall-Jones; John Turnbull Thomson]. Written by Thomson ‘s great grandson, John Hall-Jones, this biography was later superseded by a second book (“ John Turnbull Thomson.

First Surveyor-General of New Zealand”) published in Born in Northumberland (England) inThomson  emigrated to Malaya at the age of 16, then moved on to Singapore 5 years : Danilo Hegg. Resources by John Turnbull Thomson (23) John Turnbull Thomson: first surveyor-general of New Zealand / John Hall-Jones Hall-Jones, John, [ Book: ].

Credits The Pioneer Surveyors of New Zealand, by C.A. Lawn More information Hall-Jones, J. () Mr Surveyor Thomson: Early Days in Otago and Southland. AH & AW Reed, Wellington, New Zealand. Te Ara, The Encyclopedia of New Zealand Wikipedia "John Turnbull Thomson".

Civil engineer. A new biography of Thomson, John Turnbull appears in the Dictionary of New Zealand Biography on this site.

Thomson was born on 10 Augustat Glorum, Northumberland, the third child of Alexander Thomson and his wife, Janet, née Turnbull. John Turnbull Thomson was one of the important nineteenth-century figures in New Zealand, Singapore and Malaysia. A man of many talents, he was a surveyor Author: Wilbert Wong.

John Turnbull Thomson: First Surveyor-General of NZ John Hall-Jones, McIndoe, $ With trained professional eyes, New Zealand’s early surveyor/explorers sketched and mapped their way up the rivers and through the mountains of our country.

Their journals and art works form a large, important, but scattered record. John Turnbull Thomson was one of the important nineteenth-century figures in New Zealand, Singapore and Malaysia. A man of many talents, he was a surveyor. Thomson, John Turnbull – Surveyor, engineer, architect, explorer, artist, writer This biography, written by John Hall-Jones, was first published in the Dictionary of New Zealand Biography.

John Turnbull Thomson () Read Bio's John Turnbull Thomson Paintings. As a pioneering surveyor of New Zealand and South-East Asia, John Turnbull Thomson was a renowned painter. Prior to Instagram, his paintings documented his journeys and adventures of .John Turnbull Thomson: first surveyor-general of New Zealand / John Hall-Jones McIndoe Publishers Dunedin, N.Z Wikipedia Citation Please see Wikipedia's template documentation for further citation fields that may be required.

"Turnbull Thomson is considered a remarkable figure for the prodigious surveying work he completed in Otago and Southland and also because of the field book sketches. Written by Thomson‘s great grandson, John Hall-Jones, this biography was later superseded by a second book (“John Turnbull Thomson.

First Surveyor-General of New Zealand”) published in Born in Northumberland (England) inThomson emigrated to Malaya at the age of 16, then moved on to Singapore 5 years later.

ABOUT SURVEYOR THOMSON Regarded as one of the most accomplished yet humble explorers and surveyors of his time, John Turnbull Thomson was responsible for the design, naming and construction of several notable engineering works including bridges, roads and hospitals in Singapore and Southern New Zealand.

The sale includes an important archive relating to John Turnbull Thomson [] Chief Surveyor of Otago and the first Surveyor General of New Zealand, it.

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In a relatively secluded section of Invercargill’s St. John’s Cemetery is the John Turnbull Thomson Mausoleum and Family Plot. Constructed after the death of eminent surveyor and prominent Invercargill citizen, John Turnbull Thomson (), the concrete vaulted mausoleum has memorial monuments to several members of Thomson’s family surrounding it within the confines of their plot.

This painting was reproduced for the cover of John Hall-Jones book ‘Mr Surveyor Thomson’. $ - $ THOMSON, JOHN TURNBULL Southland - .The story of John Turnbull Thomson, Chief Surveyor of Otago and later the first Surveyor-General of New Zealand. It is also the story of early Otago and Southland, for Thomson explored and mapped the two provinces in the days when they were one.

John Turnbull Thomson is more known in New Zealand for his work as Chief Surveyor of Otago Province (–) and first Surveyor General of New Zealand (–).

He was also a Fellow of the Royal Geographical Society of London from until his death in Thomson was an important and early self‐declared ‘does’ of geographer Cited by: 1.