Kōrero: Volcanic Plateau region

Remains of the Te Mu church (2 o 2)

Remains of the Te Mu church

Mission work at Te Wairoa ceased during the 1860s wars. Twenty years later the church still stood, covered with ivy, and it was occasionally used for services. In 1886 it was destroyed by the eruption of Mt Tarawera.

Te whakamahi i tēnei tūemi

Alexander Turnbull Library, New Zealand Railways Collection (PAColl-5167)
Reference: 1/1-003887; G

Permission of the Alexander Turnbull Library, National Library of New Zealand, Te Puna Mātauranga o Aotearoa, must be obtained before any re-use of this image.

Ngā whakaahua me ngā rauemi katoa o tēnei kōrero

Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Malcolm McKinnon, 'Volcanic Plateau region - War and peace – the 19th century', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/15150/remains-of-the-te-mu-church (accessed 13 April 2024)

He kōrero nā Malcolm McKinnon, updated 1 May 2015