Northern Taranaki Land War

Northern Taranaki Land War
  Copy


More Options: Make a Folding Card




Storyboard Description

Yeet!!!

Storyboard Text

  • In the early 1860’s, settlers had moved about 6 kilometres south-west of New Plymouth into Ōmata to build protective stockades.
  • Welcome to Ōmata
  • Welcome to New Plymouth
  • Overlooking the stockades, Ngāti Ruanui and their supporters built their own stockade as well as their own pā, Kaipopo.
  • On March 28, 1860, two forces of around 120 British regulars, 150 volunteers and militia had approached, and during the approach the local forces came under attack from the Maoris.
  • The British regulars, along with the volunteers had orders to return to New Plymouth by night full, they had then retreated, and eventually so did the locals.
  • Retreat
  • It was left to a group of about 60 naval men to attack Kaipopo pā and eventually take it, although some historians claim it had already been abandoned.
  • After is was said that two Europeans had died, while over 20 Maori were killed.
More Storyboards By 9ff2896c
Explore Our Articles and Examples

Business Resources

All Business ArticlesBusiness Templates

Film Resources

Film ResourcesVideo Marketing

Illustrated Guides

BusinessEducation
Try Our Other Websites!

Photos for Class   •   Quick Rubric   •   abcBABYart   •   Storyboard That's TpT Store