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The Miranui Flaxmill was the largest flaxmill built in New Zealand, in 1907. The dining room is in front, with rows of sleeping huts behind. At its height in 1926 the mill employed about 300 men.

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2007P_Fx15_FLA_0613
Title
Workers' quarters, Miranui Flaxmill, near Shannon
Relation
Public Photograph Collection Fx 15
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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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