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Printed on front of mounting board, top right, with black ink: “P 115”

Written on back with black ballpoint pen: “Flood damage, Mangahao No.1 Dam, February 1936. Copied from album belonging to Mrs Maugham, by C. Donoghue, Levin. (HHS Acc. No. 142.3, 8/1/80) “

Flood damageat the Mangahao No.1 Dam, February 1936. This view from below the dam shows the main dam with a coffer dam in the foreground and the extensive damage caused by scouring. The dark area below the top of the coffer dam shows the normal height of the river.

1 B&W photo print copy, mounted

See also 2000.566.0020 (original).

Any use of this image must be accompanied by the credit “Horowhenua Historical Society Inc.”

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Flood Damage, Mangahao No.1 Dam, 1936

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hydro-electric dam,
hydro-electric scheme - mangahoe,
mangahao (shannon),
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