Story: Whanganui region

Town bridge closing certificate (2nd of 2)

Town bridge closing certificate

Edith Taylor was one of many Whanganui residents who walked across the city’s 97-year-old town bridge when it closed in January 1969. She received a certificate commemorating the occasion.

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Diana Beaglehole, 'Whanganui region - Forging a region, 1870s–1920s', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/document/19252/town-bridge-closing-certificate (accessed 21 February 2020)

Story by Diana Beaglehole, updated 1 Jun 2015