Peke atu ki ngā rauemi

The 1953 flooding of the Manawatu and Oroua River was one of the worst on record for the area. This photograph shows a car on a flooded road near Bourke's Drain during the Rangiotu Flood. The photograph was taken from the Main Road looking towards Palmerston North.

Tautuhi

Momo rauemi
Image
Tautuhi matihiko
2014P_IMCA-DigitalMaster_009483
Ingoa
Car on Flooded Road, Rangiotu Flood
E puritia ana ki
IMCA Digital Archive
Pākanga
Digital Photograph Collection, with no hardcopy held
Date
February 1953

Ngā rauemi e whai pānga ana

Men rescuing hay bales, Rangiotu
Men rescuing hay bales, Rangiotu
Bourke's Drain, Rangiotu Flood
Bourke's Drain in flood, Rangiotu
Bourke's Drain during flood, Rangiotu
Men rescuing hay bales, Rangiotu
Sheep Partially Stranded, Rangiotu Flood
Trapped Debris, Rangiotu Flood
Rose's Store, Rangiotu Flood
Farm in Flood, Rangiotu Flood
Staples Motor Workshop and House after Flood, Rangiotu
Flooded House in Rangiotu Flood

Hanganga

Te kaihanga
Te wāhi
Manawatu

Te manatārua

Pūnaha whakarōpū

Ngā tūtohu
automobile,
bourk's,
bourkes,
disaster,
event recordings,
flooding,
oroua river,
photographs,
river,
transport,
transportation,
water,
Tūtohu Hapori
flood,
natural disaster,
truck,
water,

Tuku kōrero mai mō te whakararu

Ngā rauemi e whai pānga ana

Men rescuing hay bales, Rangiotu
Men rescuing hay bales, Rangiotu
Bourke's Drain, Rangiotu Flood
Bourke's Drain in flood, Rangiotu
Bourke's Drain during flood, Rangiotu
Men rescuing hay bales, Rangiotu
Sheep Partially Stranded, Rangiotu Flood
Trapped Debris, Rangiotu Flood
Rose's Store, Rangiotu Flood
Farm in Flood, Rangiotu Flood
Staples Motor Workshop and House after Flood, Rangiotu
Flooded House in Rangiotu Flood