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This image was taken for a story that ran in The Manawatu Evening Standard on 1st December 1965 "Rapid progress has been made on the construction of the approach ramps in No. 1 Line to serve the new overhead bridge. Thousands of yards of metal have been carried to the sire during the recent weeks. The present detour road can be seen on the lower left of the photograph."

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2018N_2017-20_MS000060b
Title
Progress Speeds on New Bridge
Format
B&W negative
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Coolstore
Archive
Manawatū Evening Standard Negative Collection

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Rangetikei Street, Palmerston North
Date
November 30, 1965

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Fairfax Media New Zealand

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