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The huge flood of late January 1953 covering the Te Matai Road area, as photographed by Mark Dawson from high ground in the vicinity of James Line. This photograph was taken near James line, looking down from the terrace across the Te Matai Road area, towards the Tararua Ranges.
See ‘A Time of Transition’ by Val Burr, page 86.

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Digitisation ID
2014N_Wh29_009196
Title
Flood Across Te Matai Road Towards Tararua Ranges
Relation
Public Photograph Collection Wh 29
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Coolstore

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Creation

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Place
Te Matai Road, Whakarongo
Date
January 28, 1953

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Credit Line
Palmerston North City Library

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