Kōrero: Bridges and tunnels

Mangaweka viaduct under construction (2 o 6)

Mangaweka viaduct under construction

The Mangaweka viaduct was built just north of Mangaweka in 1903–4. At 288 metres in length, it was the longest viaduct on the main trunk line. However in 1981 when the 7-kilometre Mangaweka deviation was constructed, the viaduct was dismantled.

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Archives New Zealand - Te Rua Mahara o te Kāwanatanga
Reference: AAVK W3493 E4657

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Jock Phillips, 'Bridges and tunnels - Notable bridges', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/23644/mangaweka-viaduct-under-construction (accessed 24 January 2020)

He kōrero nā Jock Phillips, i tāngia i te 11 Mar 2010