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This photograph is one of a series made by Charles Wildbore showing the construction of the Mangahao hydro-electric power scheme in the Tararua ranges east of Shannon. This view shows the construction camp at the lower dam - original No.1 dam . The cookhouse and the men's huts are on the left and the multiple cable suspension bridge can bee seen to the right.

Identification

Object type
Image
Digitisation ID
2011P_Mgh210_005885
Title
Constuction Camp - Mangahao Electric Power Scheme
Relation
Public Photograph Collection Mgh 210
Held In
Coolstore
Archive
Lindsay Family Collection

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Creation

Created By
Place
Horowhenua Region
Date
circa 1923

Object rights

Credit Line
Palmerston North City Library

Taxonomy

Tags
cottage,
dam,
electricity,
housing,
photographs,
residence,
single,
technology,
wildbore,
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