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The original road-rail bridge over the Manawatu River built c1891, to service the Wairarapa rail line. A new rail bridge was built in 1949 and this bridge continued use as a road bridge until c1965.

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2007N_Wo11_RTL_0922
Title
Woman and boy on the Ngawapurua rail - road bridge
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Woman and boy on the Ngawapurua rail - road bridge

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Palmerston North
Date
circa 1925

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Palmerston North City Library

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Woman and boy on the Ngawapurua rail - road bridge

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