Historic Photos of Titahi Bay

"History is not the past, but a map of the past drawn from a particular point of view to be useful to the modern traveler."

- Henry Glassie.

Historic photos of Titahi Bay from 1952

 
Aerial photo of Titahi Bay 1954.
Titahi Bay looking south, 1954
Photo from Pataka Museum Collection, at Porirua Library ref F.2.29.
 
Aerial photo of Titahi Bay from the south, 1956.
Titahi Bay from the south, 21 March 1956
Photo from Pataka Museum Collection, at Porirua Library ref F.3.11.
 
Aerial photo of Titahi Bay 1960s.
Titahi Bay looking south, 21 March 1956
Photo from Pataka Museum Collection, at Porirua Library ref F.3.10.
 
Aerial photo of Titahi Bay looking north, taken 18 January 1965.
Titahi Bay looking north towards Kapiti Island in the distance, 18 January 1965
Photo from Pataka Museum Collection, at Porirua Library ref F.3.9.
 
aerial photo of Titahi Bay, 2000.
Titahi Bay looking east towards Paremata, 2000
 

Historic Photos of Titahi Bay from 1942-62

This page has aerial photos of Titahi Bay that were taken in 1942 and 1962 and show the extent of the development of the area during this time.

 
Aerial photo of Titahi Bay 1942.
Titahi Bay 1942
Photo from Pataka Museum Collection, at Porirua Library.
 
Aerial photo of Titahi Bay 1944.
Titahi Bay 1942
This photo shows the size and location of the American Marine Camp.
Photo from Pataka Museum Collection, at Porirua Library.
 
The next 2 photos were taken on 3 May 1962 and shows the extent of development in the early sixties.
 
Aerial photo of Titahi Bay 3 May 1962.
Photo from Pataka Museum Collection, at Porirua Library.
 
Aerial photo of Titahi Bay 1965.
Closeup showing Titahi Bay development
Photo from Pataka Museum Collection, at Porirua Library.
 

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