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This photograph shows a burst water main at Harry Palmer's residence on the corner of Lombard and Featherston Streets. Water is being pumped from the trench where the main outlet sewer is being laid.

Identification

Object type
Image
Digitisation ID
2014N_Tr1_009145
Title
Traction Engine at Work
Held In
Coolstore
Relation
Public Photograph Collection Tr 1
Date
1906

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Creation

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Place
Corner of Lombard and Featherston Street, Palmerston North

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Taxonomy

Tags
engineering,
heavy machinery,
labour,
traction engine,
work,
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