Kōrero: Hawke’s Bay region

Sketch of Ōmarunui pā, 1860s (2 o 2)

This sketch shows the site of the battle of Ōmarunui (on the Tūtaekurī River, near present-day Taradale) after it had been won by government forces. It shows natural landscape details, the location of European farms, the positions of government and opposing Māori forces during the battle, and the spot where retreating Māori were captured after the was abandoned.

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Auckland City Libraries - Tāmaki Pātaka Kōrero, Sir George Grey Special Collections
Reference: NZ Map 3744

Permission of Auckland City Libraries Tāmaki Pātaka Kōrero must be obtained before any re-use of this image.

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Kerryn Pollock, 'Hawke’s Bay region - European settlement', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/zoomify/23898/sketch-of-omarunui-pa-1860s (accessed 26 September 2020)

He kōrero nā Kerryn Pollock, updated 1 Jul 2015