Story: Hauraki–Coromandel region

Land drainage operations, Hauraki Plains

Land drainage operations, Hauraki Plains

These men are at work cutting the Maukoro drainage canal on the Hauraki Plains, probably between 1908 and 1910.

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Paul Monin, 'Hauraki–Coromandel region - Drainage and dairying on the plains', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 19 April 2024)

Story by Paul Monin, updated 1 Apr 2016