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Kim Martins
published on 16 November 2019
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Three houses of similar design were originally constructed in 1832 CE at the Te Waimate Mission in the Bay of Islands, New Zealand. Only one house remains on site. This is the open fireplace in one of the two main rooms on either side of a central entrance hall in that mission house. This photo was taken in November 2019.

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Kim Martins
Kim is a freelance writer based in New Zealand. She has a B.A. (Hons) in History and an MA in Chaos & Complexity Science. Her special interests are fables and mythology, as well as exploration throughout the ancient world.

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Martins, K. (2019, November 16). Open Fireplace. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from

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Martins, Kim. "Open Fireplace." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified November 16, 2019.

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Martins, Kim. "Open Fireplace." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 16 Nov 2019. Web. 02 Aug 2021.