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More Info →Decorative lighting on the Band Rotunda for the Royal visit, The Square,

Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Phillip, the Duke of Edinburgh, visited Palmerston North 6-7 January 1954, staying overnight at the Grand Hotel. A decorative crown was erected on top of the Band Rotunda, in honour of the visit. Behind the rotunda, the lit up T & G Tower is visible.

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Image
Digitisation ID
2009P_DIGITALCOPY_CMROSS_2150
Title
Decorative lighting on the Band Rotunda for the Royal visit, The Square,
Relation
Digital Photograph Collection
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IMCA Digital Archive

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The Square, Palmerston North
Date
January 1954

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Palmerston North City Library

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