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The Wakarongo Station was closed for passenger services in the 1960s, and the station sold and demolished in 1967. The goods yard was officially closed to all traffic in 1983 and the tracks uplifted some time after.

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2008N_Wh25_RTL_0997
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Dismantling the Whakarongo Railway goods yard.
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Palmerston North
Date
circa 1985 to circa 1989

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Palmerston North City Library

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