Beached Whale, Tutaetaka Island, Katikati (c1950)

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Beached Whale, Tutaetaka Island, Katikati (c1950).

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Black and white photograph of a beached whale on Tutaetaka Island in around the 1940s or early 1950s. Matakana Island can be seen in the background. Tutaetaka Island is located inside Tauranga harbour and is used by Māori from Katikati's Te Rereatukahia Marae as an urupa (burial ground). Photograph made available to Tauranga City Libraries courtesy of Ellen McCormack and Elizabeth Smith (Marton).

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Beached Whale, Tutaetaka Island, Katikati (c1950)


City:Tutaetaka Island, Katikati, New Zealand
Year:c.1948
Location where this photo was taken:


Latitude and Longitude coordinates: -37.5519144,175.9197547

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