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Work men removing the railway tracks from the Square. The last train went through the Square in June of 1964 and later that month work men started to remove track joints and lines from the Square. Milson Railway Station opened on 21 October 1963. The large building in the center of the image is the Milne and Choyce department store, which was once the CM Ross Department Store (Roscos) and is now the home of the City Library.

Identification

Object type
Image
Digitisation ID
2014P_Sq414_008986
Title
Workmen Removing Train Tracks from the Square
Relation
Public Photograph Collection Sq 414
Held In
Coolstore

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Creation

Created By
Place
The Square, Palmerston North
Date
1964

Object rights

Credit Line
Palmerston North City Library

Taxonomy

Community Tags
bus,
car,
railway,

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