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Two members of the cast of the Palmerston North Operatic Society's production of "Orpheus in the Underworld" accompany the captain of the Manawatu Rugby Team on a vintage car ride from the Palmerston North Airport to the Square. From left: Duncan Hales with the Ranfurly Shield, Vivienna Ayers, the Mayor Brian Elwood and Janice Walker. Manawatu defeated Auckland 12-10 on Saturday, 21 August 1976 to win the Ranfurly Shield.

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Object type
Image
Digitisation ID
2014P_Sp32_008772
Title
Arrival of the Manawatu Rugby Team, Palmerston North Airport
Relation
Public Photograph Collection Sp 32
Held In
Coolstore

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Place
Airport Drive, Milson, Palmerston North
Date
1976

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Credit Line
Manawatu Evening Standard

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