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Stewart Island Place Names …… 

Pohowaitai

Pohowaitai …..   “The Breast of Waitai” Waitai is a males name, and means seawater


 

Wedge Island …..   Descriptive, but appears only on Deverells map of 1888


 

Temaitemoika & Pohowaitai Island, Sails Ashore, Stewart Island

Temaitemioka & Pohowaitai islands. These two separated by a very narrow chasm

 

 


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