Story: Whanganui places

Smoking eels, Koriniti

Smoking eels, Koriniti

Ringatū tohunga (priest) Poutama Te Ture is one of a group smoking eels at Koriniti (Corinth) on the Whanganui River, in 1921.

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Alexander Turnbull Library, Wanganui River Expedition Album
Reference: PA1-q-257-79-1
Photograph by James Ingram McDonald

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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Diana Beaglehole, 'Whanganui places - River settlements', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 23 May 2022)

Story by Diana Beaglehole, updated 15 Jun 2015