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This hand-drawn map of the Makerua Swamp (now Opiki District) shows the approximate location of the flax mills that once operated on the banks of the Manawatu River.

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Object type
Map
Digitisation ID
2014M_IRMPapersS3/1F2_009851
Title
Flaxmills of Makerua Swamp
Relation
CA: I.R.M Papers, Series 3/1 Folder 2, Box 28
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Community Archives

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Place
Opiki, Manawatu
Date
1978

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Credit Line
Palmerston North Libraries and Community Services

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