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Old Stopbank Historic Site

Old Stopbank, limestone Boulder with Bronze Plaque.Limestone Boulder with Bronze Plaque


Historic Site. This plaque marks the site of the first community stopbank in 1877, to protect the residents of Taradale from the floodwaters of the Tutaekuri River.

Members of the Taradale Board of River Conservation 1876.
Mr L A Tiffen, Chairman
Mr G Condie
Mr C P O'Dowd
Mr T Jeffares
Mr A McDonald
Mr E H Bold, Engineer

Old Stopbank Historic Site Images

Old Stopbank plaque. Old Stopbank plaque in the rock. Old Stopbank, limestone Boulder with Bronze Plaque. Old Stopbank from a distance.

Old Stop Bank Location Map

Riverside Park, Taradale

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