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Samuel Jickell was the Palmerston North Borough Engineer from 1904-1919. In 1905, a new outfall was laid and septic tanks and filter beds were constructed at Awapuni. These septic tanks were in use until 1968. This photograph, copied in two parts, appeared in the Auckland Weekly News in 1905.

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Object type
Postcard
Digitisation ID
2014N_Se11B_008018
Title
Construction of Septic Tanks and Filters at Awapuni
Held In
Coolstore
Relation
Public Photograph Collection Se 11b
Date
1905

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Palmerston North

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