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Shown here is the damaged lower dam structure at Mangahao. The Mangahao Power Station provides hydroelectric power and is situated near the town of Shannon. It serves Wellington, Horowhenua, Taranaki, Hawkes Bay, and the Wairarapa. After being delayed by WWI, construction began in late 1919 and the station opened in November 1924.

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2011P_Mgh85_005801
Title
Damage to Lower Dam - Mangahao Electric Power Scheme
Relation
Public Photograph Collection Mgh 85
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Coolstore

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Horowhenua Region
Date
September 1923

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Palmerston North City Library

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