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The Te Peeti Te Awe Awe statue was constructed in the Square, Palmerston North, in 1907. Beyond can be seen the Clock Tower, constructed in 1957 to house the clock removed from the Post Office tower (demolished in 1942 due to earthquake risk). Palm trees were a feature of The Square for a number of years, being removed in the 1970s.

Identification

Object type
Image
Digitisation ID
2007P_Sq366_CLO_0503
Title
Te Peeti Statue and Clock Tower, The Square
Relation
Public Photograph Collection Sq 366
Held In
Coolstore

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Creation

Created By
Place
The Square, Palmerston North
Date
circa 1960

Object rights

Credit Line
Palmerston North City Library

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