Story: Te Āti Awa of Taranaki

Wiremu Kīngi Te Rangitāke’s pā

Wiremu Kīngi Te Rangitāke’s pā

This painting by 19th-century artist Henry James Warre depicts much of the Te Āti Awa area in north Taranaki. The scene is of Wiremu Kīngi Te Rangitāke’s at Waitara in 1861, with the tribal boundary of Mt Taranaki in the background.

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Alexander Turnbull Library
Reference: A-236-020
Watercolour by Henry James Warre

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How to cite this page:

Peter Adds, 'Te Āti Awa of Taranaki - Origins and lands', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/artwork/783/wiremu-kingi-te-rangitakes-pa (accessed 16 December 2019)

Story by Peter Adds, published 8 Feb 2005, updated 22 Mar 2017