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The Miranui Flaxmill, near Shannon, was the largest built in New Zealand, in 1907. Workers stand beside two gas engines which drove the scutching machines at the mill.

Identification

Object type
Image
Relation
Public Photograph Collection Fx 27
Date
circa 1907
Digitisation ID
2007P_Fx27_FLA_0620
Held In
Coolstore

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Place
Horowhenua Region

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Taxonomy

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agriculture,
flax industry,
hemp,
mill,
photographs,
workers,
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