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This photograph is part of a collection relating to the Mangahao Electric Power Scheme and its construction. The Scheme provides hydroelectric power, and is situated near the town of Shannon. It serves Wellington, Horowhenua, Taranaki, Hawkes Bay, and the Wairarapa. After being delayed by the first world war construction began in late 1919 and the station opened in November 1924. The large white building in the right-hand middle distance is the office.

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2011P_Mgh9_005858
Title
Mangaore village, Mangahao Electric Power Scheme
Relation
Public Photograph Collection Mgh9
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Coolstore
Archive
Lindsay Family Collection
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Horowhenua Region
Date
1922

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Palmerston North City Library

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