Kōrero: Ngā pakanga o Aotearoa

Tāke kurī, Mei, tau 1898

Tāke kurī, Mei, tau 1898

E tautiaki ana te pirihimana i ngā Māori i porotēhi ki te whakataunga o te tāke kurī (2 hereni me te hikipene) ki te Kaunihera o Hokianga. Nā Hōne Tōia (e mau pōtae ana) te porotēhi i ārahi. I heke ngā kaiporotēhi ki Rāwene me te mau pū. Kātahi ka tonoa e te kāwanatanga tētahi manuao me te 120 hōia. Ka mauheretia ngā rangatira o te porotēhi. He whakaahua tēnei i tangohia ki Hokianga i te Mei o 1898. Ko te hunga pirihimana kei konei (mai i te taha mauī) ko Charles W. Hendrey rātou ko John W. Skinner, ko Alexander McGilp, ko John Beazley, ko John McNamara, ko Edward M. Johnson, ko William McNeely, ko Douglas Gordon. Kei mua mai i te taha mauī ko Romana Te Paehangi rātou ko Hōne Mete, ko Tōia (e tū ana), ko Wiremu Te Makara ko Rakene Pahe.

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Me pēnei te tohu i te whārangi:

Danny Keenan, 'Ngā pakanga o Aotearoa - Te tirohanga whānui o Ngā Pakanga o Niu Tīreni ', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/36889/take-kuri-mei-tau-1898 (accessed 17 September 2019)

Story by Danny Keenan, published 20 Jun 2012, reviewed & revised 8 Feb 2017