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Looking for the History of my marae Whiti-te-ra.
Kia ora Whanau, if you have any info about the history of Whiti-te-ra it would be awesome to know.
I've heard a few stories already, but want to find out some more.
some say Whiti-te-ra is a section of another dannevirke marae called Aotea?
some say Whiti-te-ra's real name was Poherau, but was renamed by T.W.Ratana?
some say brothers had a falling out and went their separate ways (Ihaka and Matene Rautahi)?
are there any photo's of Aotea tua tahi, Aotea tua rua?
ANY info would be great...