Sap (Pratt's)

Te Arei Road, Waitara

  • Sap (Pratt's). Image courtesy of
    Copyright: Philip Rickerby. Taken By: Philip Rickerby - philrickerby. Date: 14/04/2006.
  • Sap (Pratt's).
    Copyright: NZ Historic Places Trust. Date: 1/08/1980.

List Entry Information

List Entry Status Listed List Entry Type Historic Place Category 2 Public Access Able to Visit
List Number 6036 Date Entered 20th June 1985


City/District Council

New Plymouth District


Taranaki Region

Legal description

Pukerangiora Pa Historic Reserve Blk IX Waitara SD

Location description

Southern end of Pukerangiora Pa Historic Reserve, Te Arei Road, Waitara, New Plymouth.


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Notable Features

Well-preserved section of sap and a demi-parallel dug by Pratt's troops

Construction Dates

Original Construction
1861 - 1861
Military trench - sap

Public NZAA Number


Other Information

Please note that entry on the New Zealand Heritage List/Rarangi Korero identifies only the heritage values of the property concerned, and should not be construed as advice on the state of the property, or as a comment of its soundness or safety, including in regard to earthquake risk, safety in the event of fire, or insanitary conditions.