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On the 3rd of February 1931, Napier experienced a disastrous earthquake, which resulted in damaging or destroying nearly every building in the city, with fires to follow. A woman stands near the slip with a train in the background.

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2011N_Na13a_005714
Title
Slip near rail track after Napier Earthquake
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Public Photograph Collection Na 13a
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Hawkes Bay
Date
February 1931

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Palmerston North Libraries and Community Services

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