Te Awahou

Ravensworth Place And Park Street, Foxton

List Entry Information

List Entry Status Listed List Entry Type Wahi Tapu Public Access Private/No Public Access
List Number 7555 Date Entered 24th June 2004


Extent of List Entry

Extent includes the land described as Awahou 97B (CT WN70/69), Wellington Land District and the urupā known as Te Awahou thereon.

City/District Council

Horowhenua District


Horizons (Manawatu-Wanganui) Region

Legal description

Awahou 97B (CT WN70/69), Wellington Land District

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Historical and associated iwi/hapu/whanau

Ngati Raukawa ki te Tonga

Construction Dates

Original Construction
1850 -
First marked burial

1881 -
Ihakara Tukumaru buried

Picket fences removed from burial sites

Beautification of the cemetery

1979 -
Repairing of graves

Other Information

This report is fully referenced and copies can be obtained from the Maori Heritage Team of the New Zealand Historic Places Trust.

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.

A fully referenced upgrade report is available on request from the Central Region Office of Heritage New Zealand.