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The Miranui Flaxmill, near Shannon, was the largest flaxmill built in New Zealand, in 1907. A worker with the “Tangye” suction gas engines, two of which were used for driving the seven stripping machines at the mill.

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2007P_Fx20_FLA_0616
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Gas engine, Miranui Flaxmill, near Shannon
Relation
Public Photograph Collection Fx 20
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Coolstore

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Horowhenua Region
Date
circa 1907

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Palmerston North City Library

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