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Map showing Tītokowaru's southern Taranaki campaigns


Detail of map

Map created by Howard Hill to show Colonel George Whitmore’s campaigns of 1868–9. Battle sites mentioned in this feature that are marked on the map include Turuturumōkai, Te Ngutu-o-te-Manu, Moturoa, Nukumaru (Taurangaika) and White Cliffs (Pukearuhe) - click on thumbnail to see these.

Tītokowaru’s theatre of war was the 110-km coastal strip between Whanganui and Mt Taranaki.

Reference: Howard Hill, Central North Island showing war campaigns and trails led by Colonel George Whitmore against Maori during the New Zealand Wars. MapColl-832hkm/1868-1869/Acc.5862


Alexander Turnbull Library
Reference: MapColl-832hkm/1868-1869/Acc.5862
Cartographer: Howard Hill.
Permission of the Alexander Turnbull Library, National Library of New Zealand, Te Puna Matauranga o Aotearoa, must be obtained before any reuse of this image.

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