Story: Manawatū and Horowhenua places

Lake Horowhenua

Lake Horowhenua

C. D. Barraud painted this image of Lake Horowhenua and the Tararua Range, possibly in the 1880s, after much of the forest had been felled from around the lake.

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Alexander Turnbull Library
Reference: A-029-009
Watercolour by Charles Decimus Barraud

Permission of the Alexander Turnbull Library, National Library of New Zealand, Te Puna Mātauranga o Aotearoa, must be obtained before any re-use of this image.

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How to cite this page:

Malcolm McKinnon, 'Manawatū and Horowhenua places - Horowhenua', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 27 May 2022)

Story by Malcolm McKinnon, updated 22 Apr 2015