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This photo shows a line of horse-drawn trams loaded with flax, standing on the bank of the Manawatu River. The bundles of flax have been hauled to the riverbank from the adjacent swamp and are ready for transportation to a flax mill in Foxton.

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Object type
Image
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2007N_Fx30_FLA_0621
Title
Flax transport
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Coolstore

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Palmerston North
Date
1912

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Palmerston North City Library

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