Kōrero: King Country places

Ngāti Maniapoto pou

Ngāti Maniapoto pou

Some of Ngāti Maniapoto’s most renowned ancestors are represented on two carved pou (poles) on Ōtorohanga’s main street, Maniapoto Street, which is also State Highway 3. Maniapoto himself is at top left, above Taonui, Te Wētini and Wahanui. On the pou alongside are (from top to bottom) Tūhoro, Te Kanawa, Te Hauāuru and Te Haupōkia.

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Te Ara - The Encyclopedia of New Zealand
Photograph by Janine Faulknor

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Kerryn Pollock, 'King Country places - Ōtorohanga', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/34645/ngati-maniapoto-pou (accessed 22 January 2022)

He kōrero nā Kerryn Pollock, updated 1 Mar 2015