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These men were employed by New Zealand Laykold Ltd, of Wellington, who had the contract to construct a road between Paraparaumu township and the beach. The man on the left is Jimmy Bain and the man on the right is unidentified. This firm owned a bitumen factory in Wellington and employed Mr L C Eggers (photographer) as overseer for the contract.

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2014N_Ro17_007878
Title
Working on a Road Cutting at Paraparaumu
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Public Photograph Collection Ro 17
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Coolstore

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Date
1937

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Palmerston North City Library

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