Story: Tauranga Moana

Maketū

Maketū

In the 18th century Tamapahore, the brother of the chief Te Rangihouhiri, visited his relatives who lived here at Maketū. War broke out and Tūtengaehe, Te Rangihouhiri’s eldest son, was killed.

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Te Awanuiārangi Black, 'Tauranga Moana - The Tauranga tribes', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/photograph/3854/maketu (accessed 15 December 2019)

Story by Te Awanuiārangi Black, published 8 Feb 2005, updated 1 Mar 2017