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The Miranui Flax Mill was reputed to be the largest of its kind in the world when opened in 1907. It was owned by A & L Seifert Flaxmilling Company Ltd and in 1926 employed about 300 workers.

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2011N_Fx2_004624
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Miranui Flaxmill, near Shannon
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Public Photograph Collection Fx2
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Coolstore

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Horowhenua Region
Date
1909

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Palmerston North City Library

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