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A set of ceramic power isolators on a power pole.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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2011N_Mgh132_005756
Title
Ceramic Isolators - Mangahao Electric Power Scheme
Relation
Public Photograph Collection Mgh 132
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Coolstore

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Horowhenua Region
Date
circa 1925

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Palmerston North City Library

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