Story: Manawatū and Horowhenua region

Oxford Street, Levin

Oxford Street, Levin

Parking was at a premium in the main street of Levin on this day in 1948. The town grew rapidly after 1945. On the main highway, and relatively close to Wellington, it had ample land for industry.

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Malcolm McKinnon, 'Manawatū and Horowhenua region - Heyday: 1910s to 1960s', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 17 April 2024)

Story by Malcolm McKinnon, updated 1 Apr 2015