Kōrero: Auckland region

Picket at Pōkeno

Picket at Pōkeno

A group of Māori block the building of the military road to the Waikato at Pōkeno in the early 1860s. The protest failed to stop the road’s completion.

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Alexander Turnbull Library
Reference: PA1-q-250-27-2

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Margaret McClure, 'Auckland region - The founding of Auckland: 1840–1869', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/15894/picket-at-pokeno (accessed 10 December 2019)

He kōrero nā Margaret McClure, updated 1 Aug 2016