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Th Lower Turitea Dam was originally completed in 1907 but was raised to 50 feet in 1912. It was officially opened February 17 1913. This enlarged dam remained in use until 1957 when a 100 ft high dam was constructed. The spillway is on the left.

Identification

Object type
Image
Digitisation ID
2014N_W49_009173
Title
Lower Turitea Dam
Relation
Public Photograph Collection W 49
Format
B&W print
Held In
Coolstore

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Creation

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Place
Turitea, Palmerston North
Date
1913

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Credit Line
Palmerston North City Library

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