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Written on back with blue ballpoint pen: ” Barclay Engine hauling wagons laden with green flax leaves over Tokomaru River.”

Barclay saddle tank steam engine hauling wagons of green flax leaves from the swamp to the Miranui mill, pauses while crossing the Tokomaru River.

1 B&W photo print copy, mounted

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Flax train crossing Tokomaru River

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flaxmilling,
hhs mounted photograph collection,
horowhenua (near shannon),
train bridge river,
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