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“Queen Victoria Drive” or Victoria Drive as it is more commonly known was started in c1917 with a rough track being put through from Fitzherbert Avenue to Park Road. In 1919 it was properly laid out and metalled and in c1920 – 1921 was finally tarred and sanded. Many native plants and trees were planted bordering the drive, some which still remain.

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2011N_P43b_006014
Title
Soldier with Bicycle, Victoria Drive
Relation
Public Photograph Collection P 43b
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Coolstore

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Palmerston North
Date
circa 1919

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Palmerston North City Library

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