Forensic cartography with Hochstetter’s 1859 Pink and White Terraces survey: Te Otukapuarangi and Te Tarata

@article{Bunn2018ForensicCW,
  title={Forensic cartography with Hochstetter’s 1859 Pink and White Terraces survey: Te Otukapuarangi and Te Tarata},
  author={Rex Bunn and Sascha Nolden},
  journal={Journal of the Royal Society of New Zealand},
  year={2018},
  volume={48},
  pages={39 - 56}
}
  • Rex Bunn, Sascha Nolden
  • Published 2018
  • Geology
  • Journal of the Royal Society of New Zealand
  • ABSTRACT The 1859 field diaries of Ferdinand von Hochstetter (1829–1884) include raw data from a compass survey of Lake Rotomahana. The azimuth array is reverse engineered to identify Hochstetter’s survey baseline. Survey iterations are performed to reconstruct the historic Lake Rotomahana over today’s topographic map. Hochstetter’s papers include a method-of-squares survey map of Lake Rotomahana, providing scale and orientation to the reverse engineered projection. The forensic cartography… CONTINUE READING
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