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Crossing Tutaekuri River

Crossing the Tutaekuri River

Fernhill Bridge Flood

Photo caption – “TORRENT UNDER THE BRIDGE AT FERNHILL SEEN AT CLOSE QUARTERS., APRIL 26 1938”

Maraetotara River

Maraetotara River and falls

Ngaruroro River

Old Ngaruroro River looking north from the Havelock North bridge, April 1939.

Ngaruroro River Stopbank Construction

Construction of stopbanks on the Ngaruroro River, near Chesterhope, late 1920s

3 and 4 – Lovell-Smith Photography

Porangahau Flood 1941 Repair Work

Cutting completed through from the Porangahau River to prevent a repeat of the 1941 flood

Mr Arthur William Sharland Longley was chairman of the County Council. He suggested that the cutting go through to prevent future flooding.

Porangahau Flood 1941 Repair Work

Contractor on bulldozer behind crane used to make a cutting from the Porangahau River to prevent a repeat of the 1941 flood

Porangahau Flood 1941 Repair Work

Cutting completed through from the Porangahau River to prevent a repeat of the 1941 flood

Porangahau Flood 1941 Repair Work

Crane and bulldozer used to make a cutting from the Porangahau River to prevent a repeat of the 1941 flood

Porangahau Flood 1941 Repair Work

Contractor in crane used to make a cutting from the Porangahau River to prevent a repeat of the 1941 flood

Porangahau Flood 1941 Repair Work

Porangahau River before cutting made to prevent a repeat of the 1941 flood

River Crossing

Horses and coach crossing the Rangitikei River, 1896 – likely either on the way to or from Hawke’s Bay over the Gentle Annie road

Crossing River Road according to “Between the Rivers” by Elizabeth Hill

River Crossing

Horses and carts crossing the river near Kuripapango – probably Rangitkei River on the way to Taihape

View From Pukeora Hill

Slide caption – “View from Pukeora Hill toward Waipukurau”

View From Pukeora Hill

Slide caption – “View from Pukeora Hill toward Waipukurau”

Wairoa River 1967

Wairoa River 1967

Wairoa River 1967

Wairoa River 1967

Wairoa River 1967

Wairoa River 1967