The crowning glory of Octavius Hadfield's Church of England mission at Ōtaki was Rangiātea Church, built in 1849 by Māori converts under the direction of Tāmihana Te Rauparaha. This interior view, which features Hadfield in the pulpit, exaggerates the height of its supporting pillars, which were nevertheless impressively tall.
Kōrero: Barraud, Charles Decimus
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Robin Kay. 'Barraud, Charles Decimus', Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, first published in 1990. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, https://teara.govt.nz/mi/biographies/1b8/barraud-charles-decimus (accessed 10 May 2021)