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Typed on piece of paper glued to back: “(3) 1931 – H.G. Kerslake (Chairman Hokio Progressive Association), J.T.M. Brewster (County Engineer), C.H. Blenkhorn (Mayor of Levin) & Mrs Blenkhorn. (Donated by Tom Kerslake)”

Opening of the first traffic bridge, Hokio Beach, c.1931. The official party is assembled on the bridge prior to ther cutting of the ribbon. The party is from left to right – Mr H.G. Kerslake (Chairman Hokio Progressive Association), Mr J.T.M. Brewster (County Engineer), Mr Charles H. Blenkhorn (Mayor of Levin) giving speech and Mrs Blenkhorn.

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Left to right - Mr H.G. Kerslake (Chairman Hokio Progressive Association). Mr J.T.M. Brewster (County Engineer). Mr Charles H. Blenkhorn (Mayor of Levin) giving speech. Mrs Blenkhorn.

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