Marlborough Express Photographs From August 1957
Relief From Surface Water

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Record 30/223
Copyright The Marlborough Express Newspaper Co. Ltd
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Collection Marlborough Express Negatives
Description Image from Negative number 102, published in The Marlborough Express, Thursday, September 26,1957, Page 11.

Relief From Surface Water. Part of (the) development work being carried out by the Marlborough Catchment Board for the purpose of giving surface water relief in the Dillon's Point area, the seven-chain length by Swamp Road drain from the Opawa River is being cleaned by drag-line. Seen here inspecting a section of the properties on each side of the drain are Messrs R. Holdaway, J. Dixon and J. Dixon, Jun., owners of the properties on each side of the drain, P. Rouse, a member of the firm of contractors carrying out the work, and T. Tebbutt, a Catchment Board employee.
Year Range from 1957
Object ID MEX0.900.0023
Object Name Negative, Photographic
People Holdaway, R.
Dixon, J.
Dixon, J. Junior
Rouse, P.
Tebbutt, T.
Place Marlborough
Studio The Marlborough Express Newspaper Co. Ltd
Title Relief From Surface Water
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Last modified on: April 12, 2013