"Removing hill (Mt Eliot) between Egmont and Queen streets for railway reclamation"

Production date
Circa 1900
Description
Group of 21 men standing or sitting on debris carts. The men were working to remove Mount Eliot (formerly Puke Ariki pa, stronghold of the great Maori chieftain Te Rangi Apiti Rua) between Egmont and Queen Streets in New Plymouth for railway reclamation.
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Production date
Circa 1900
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Accession number
PHO2007-247
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