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Mr Mervyn Dearsly, chairman of the Whanganui Education Board, officially opened the new hall in March 1979. The hall, which doubled as a gymnasium, has a marae type appearance with beamed ceiling and tukutuku patterns. The construction cost $160,000.

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Object type
Image
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Public Photograph Collection Sc 90
Date
1979
Digitisation ID
2014P_Sc90_007715
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Coolstore

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