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This image was taken for a story that ran in The Manawatu Evening Standard on 21 July 1958, page 6: "This large slip which occurred in the Manawatu Gorge yesterday is likely to hold up regular rail traffic from the East Coast until tomorrow."

Identification

Object type
Image
Digitisation ID
2017N_2017-20_014833
Title
"Scene of Gorge Rail Stoppage"
Relation
Manawatu Standard Negative Collection
Format
B&W negative
Held In
Coolstore
Archive
Manawatū Evening Standard Negative Collection

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Creation

Created By
Place
Manawatū Gorge
Date
July 21, 1958

Object rights

Credit Line
Fairfax Media New Zealand

Taxonomy

Tags
manawatu gorge,
railroad,
slip,
train,
Community Tags
gorge,
slip,

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