Skip to Content

More Info →Kahuterawa Stream

This piece of 4 inch, cast iron pipe was found lying in the kahuterawa Stream. The Fitzherbert West Water Race Scheme was built in 1917 to supply farms in the area with water. Pipes were installed in the stream to take water down to a settlement box which removed the silt and debris, and then onto the farms. Pipes were often smashed with the movement of large boulders in the stream.

Identification

Object type
Image
Digitisation ID
2011P_IMCA-DigitalMaster_005616
Title
Kahuterawa Stream
Relation
IMCA Digital Archive 2011
Held In
IMCA Digital Archive

Related items

Kahuterawa Stream
Settlement box at Kahuterawa Stream
Repairing water race at Kahuterawa Stream
Water Tower - Ohakea Base
Artesian Water Supply
Water tower at the Palmerston North Abattoir, Maxwell's Line
"The Water Supply of Palmerston North"
Tiritea Dam Locality Plan
"Exploration For Water Supplies" Bore Being Drilled in Terrace End Park
Square Circular - June 2003
Square Circular - December 2002
Square Circular - October 2002

Creation

Created By
Place
Fitzherbert, Manawatu
Date
unknown

Object rights

Credit Line
Palmerston North City Library

Taxonomy

Community Tags

Report a problem

Related items

Kahuterawa Stream
Settlement box at Kahuterawa Stream
Repairing water race at Kahuterawa Stream
Water Tower - Ohakea Base
Artesian Water Supply
Water tower at the Palmerston North Abattoir, Maxwell's Line
"The Water Supply of Palmerston North"
Tiritea Dam Locality Plan
"Exploration For Water Supplies" Bore Being Drilled in Terrace End Park
Square Circular - June 2003
Square Circular - December 2002
Square Circular - October 2002

User comments