Cremation of the remains of Rangiatea Church, Otaki, New Zealand - Photograph taken by Craig Simcox, 30 October 1995
Reference Number: EP/1995/4324/5-F
Burning the remains of Rangiatea Church, Otaki New Zealand. Marakopa Matakatea of Levin assisting with the cremation. Photographed by Craig Simcox on the 30th of October 1995.
Further negatives of the Evening Post newspaper, Reference Number PAColl-7327-2 (1639 digitised items)
The Dominion Post :Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post and Dominion newspapers, Reference Number PAColl-7327 (2038 digitised items)
Extent: 1 colour original negative(s) Single image on 35mm strip Single negative
Historical Notes: Rangiatea burnt down 7 October 1995. Ngati Tukorehe of Levin gifted totara for the church in the 1940s. They were given the task of cremating the remains.
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