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Browse Heritage Sites and Features


This Kete records some of the many heritage sites and historic features in Taranaki.

Here are to be found plaques and sites recalling prominent members of our communities, significant events or technological innovations of the time.

Extra information on each site may be included in the attached Documents, Topics or Weblinks.


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Drinking Fountain.
Page St Playground, Stratford
Gairloch Wreck.
Inter-tidal at the end of Lower Timaru Road, Oakura. (Also accessible from Lower Weld Road via the Timaru Stream bridge.)
George - The Jack Russell Terrier.
The Otagon, Manaia (south-eastern side)
Mangemange Stream Bridge.
Ngawhini Road, Tawhiti, Hawera
Manukorihi Intermediate Entrance.
Manukorihi Intermediate School, Manukorihi Road, Waitara East
Ken Tonks Memorial.
Assembly Hall, Manukorihi Intermediate School, Manukorihi Road, Waitara East
Jubilee Dairy Factory Sign.
244 Bridge Street West, Eltham
Dr Harrison Memorial Gates.
Taumata Park, Park Street, Eltham
Koru Monastery Sign.
Koru Road, Oakura. (Left-hand roadside c3.7 km from SH 45)
McColl's House.
Mabin Road, Lake Rotorangi
Pukeiti Lodge.
Pukeiti Rhododendron Gardens, 2290 Carrington Road, Pukeiti
Iron Block.
Purakau, East End Reserve, New Plymouth
Kahouri Stream Bridge.
280 East Road (SH 43), Stratford
Midhirst Cemetery Gates.
Beaconsfield Road, Midhirst
Whakaahurangi Trail Plaque.
Kahouri Bridge near Kopuatama Cemetery, East Road, Stratford.
Pohutukawa Tree (Cnr Leach and Cameron Streets).
  This large pohutukawa tree (Metrosideros excelsa) on the corner of Leach and Cameron Streets was brought to New Plymouth in
Waireka Plaque.
Corner of Waireka Road West and Sutton Road, Omata
Spurdle Gravestone.
Military Cemetery, McLean Street, Waitara
Waitara Bridge Plaque 1913.
Military Cemetery, McLean Street, Waitara. (Opposite the War Memorial Hall)
Railway Signal Box.
Te Rangitaake Waitara Heritage Trail, Queen Street, Waitara
Ombu Tree.
  This Ombu tree (Phytolacca dioica), located on the corner of Hobson and Leach Streets may have been planted as
Belt Road Mine.
Coastal Walkway under Belt Road Motor Camp

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Remains of Hydro-electric Dam - 1904.

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