Tuck Contractors excavator driver Paul Atkins lowering Greenmeadows' Avenue Road

Daily Telegraph
Production date
13 Jul 1993
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Down to Work - Tuck Contractors excavator driver Paul Atkins stands in the rubble of the culverts on Avenue Road. Contractors are lowering Greenmeadows' Avenue Road as part of major road construction between Gloucester Street and Avondale Road. The $320,000 work, due to finish early next month, also involves laying deeper culverts beneath the new road. Rebuilding started last month.

Man sits near culvert in work clothes. Culvert surrounded by moved earth and wires, pipe visible coming out of the ground. Photograph cropped in newspaper publication. Photograph taken 13 July 1993 and published in the newspaper on that date.
Production date
13 Jul 1993
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Media/Materials description
A strip of three negatives on the same subject.
Height x Width: 20 x 35mm
Subject date
13 Jul 1993
Credit Line
gifted by the Daily Telegraph. Reproduction by kind permission of NZME/Hawke’s Bay Today.
Other number(s)
A/1993/07/13/04/22, 53608


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