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On the third of February 1931, Napier experienced a disastrous earthquake, which resulted in damaging or destroying nearly every building in the city, with fires to follow. This particular shot shows the ruins of St. Johns Cathedral.

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Image
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2011P_Na2_005780
Title
St Johns Cathedral after Napier Earthquake
Relation
Public Photograph Collection Na 2
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Coolstore

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Place
Hawkes Bay
Date
February 1931

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Palmerston North Libraries and Community Services

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