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The Fire Brigade was established in Palmerston North in 1883. The Cook Street station was opened in 1977, at a cost of $1.8 million, and at the time was said to be the most up to date in New Zealand and Australia. The 25 metre tower is used to dry hoses and as a smoke chamber for training.

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2010N_F25_3527
Title
Fire Station, Cook Street
Relation
Public Photograph Collection F 25
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Coolstore

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Cook Street, Palmerston North
Date
November 10, 1977

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Manawatu Evening Standard

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