Story: Te rāngai mahi – Māori in the workforce

Millstones from Mokoia

Millstones from Mokoia

These millstones are from mills that Ngāti Ruanui built at Mokoia, south of Hāwera, to supply flour to European settlers.

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Basil Keane, 'Te rāngai mahi – Māori in the workforce - The rural workforce', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/photograph/25517/millstones-from-mokoia (accessed 9 December 2019)

Story by Basil Keane, published 11 Mar 2010