Photography by Denis Wilford

Kaikohe Pioneer Village - May 2004

Maunganui. The Maioha Cottage, built in 1875 for Hoani and Makere Maioha.

Maunganui. The Maioha Cottage, built in 1875 for Hoani and Makere Maioha.

It is a typical pioneer cottage. Of particular interest are the pitsawn roof rafters, the mortice and tenon joints, and the original split kauri roof shingles which can be seen in the attic.