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This photograph is one of a series made by Charles Wildbore showing the construction of the Mangahao hydro-electric power scheme in the Tararua ranges east of Shannon. This view shows the construction camp on the Mangahao River upstream from the lower Dam. The cookhouse and the men's hut are on the terrace on the left. The light suspension bridge is in the foreground and a multiple cable suspension bridge can be seen in the background.

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Object type
Image
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2011P_Mgh211_005886
Title
Construction Camp - Mangahao Electric Power Scheme
Relation
Public Photograph Collection Mgh 211
Held In
Coolstore
Archive
Lindsay Family Collection
License
no_known_restrictions

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Horowhenua Region
Date
circa 1923

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Palmerston North City Library

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