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A public transport bus travels along Main Street to The Square. A Municipal Passenger Bus service began in Palmerston North in 1921. There have been 3 Commercial Hotels on this site, on the corner of The Square. The first, built in 1881, was replaced by the building seen in the photograph, which was subsequently replaced by a third building in 1935.

Identification

Object type
Image
Digitisation ID
2014N_St62_009025
Title
Corner of The Square and Main Street West
Held In
Coolstore
Original held in
Public Photograph Collection St 62
Date
1921/1935

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Place
Corner of the Square and Main Street, Palmerston North

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Taxonomy

Tags
bottle store,
busy boot store,
oliver brothers,
photographs,
pub,
transport,
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