Story: Bay of Plenty places

Maungapōhatu School (3rd of 3)

Maungapōhatu School

This unusual circular school building was built in cleared forest at Maungapōhatu in 1918.

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Alexander Turnbull Library
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Malcolm McKinnon, 'Bay of Plenty places - Inland Urewera', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 6 June 2023)

Story by Malcolm McKinnon, updated 1 Jul 2015