Kōrero: Streets and lighting

Widening Wallace Street

Widening Wallace Street

The introduction of electric trams in the early 20th century necessitated the widening of some streets before tracks could be laid. These workers are widening Wallace Street in the suburb of Mt Cook, Wellington, in 1925.

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Alexander Turnbull Library
Reference: PAColl-6001-13

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Adrian Humphris, 'Streets and lighting - Street standards and planning', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/24480/widening-wallace-street (accessed 4 August 2021)

He kōrero nā Adrian Humphris, i tāngia i te 11 Mar 2010