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James Burtton built this bridge over the Tokomaru Stream to improve his farm access. It later collapsed and dropped him into the stream resulting in his death 15 March 1941.

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Object type
Image
Digitisation ID
2011P_IMCA-DigitalLibrary_005582
Title
Burtton's swing bridge, Kahuterawa
Relation
IMCA Digital Archive 2011
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IMCA Digital Archive

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Kahuterawa, Manawatu
Date
1941

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Palmerston North City Library

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