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This photograph looks past Main Street West and onto the corner of Coleman Place (now Coleman Mall). Railway signals stand in the centre of the street, where the train crossed to run through The Square. Some of the businesses that are visible are the Commericial Fruit Mart, Capstan, Craven A, Pararubber and McKenzies.

Identification

Object type
Image
Digitisation ID
2014P_Sq296_008926
Title
Street View of The Square
Held In
Coolstore
Relation
Public Photograph Collection Sq 296
Date
circa 1950

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Creation

Created By
Place
Palmerston North

Object rights

Taxonomy

Tags
bicycles,
children,
parked cars,
photographs,
railway,
the square,
transport,
vehicles,
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