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On December 24 1953, the five members of the Nicholls family died at Tangiwai Bridge in New Zealand's worst rail disaster.   This plaque commemorates the three sons that died.  It is situated in "Scouts and Guides Corner" of All Saints Church.  

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Plaque commemorating the children of the Nicholls family
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The Square, Palmerston North
Date
August 2018

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Palmerston North City Library

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