Story: East Coast places

St Mary’s church: exterior (1st of 4)

St Mary’s church: exterior

St Mary’s Anglican church at Tikitiki was completed in 1926, under the direction of Apirana Ngata, as a memorial to Ngāti Porou soldiers who fought and died in the First World War. This view of the church from across State Highway 2 also shows the carved entrance.

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Monty Soutar, 'East Coast places - Waiapu River valley', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 25 June 2024)

Story by Monty Soutar, updated 1 Mar 2015