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House covering a Reserve Bank vault, Rata Street, Naenae, Lower Hutt - Photograph taken by Ross Giblin, [ca 3 Aug 1984]

Reference Number: EP/1984/3661/24-F

Two storied house at Rata Street, Naenae, Lower Hutt, with a van parked outside. The house covers a Reserve Bank vault. Photograph taken circa 3 August 1984 by Evening Post staff photographer Ross Giblin.

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House covering a Reserve Bank vault, Rata Street, Naenae, Lower Hutt - Photographs taken by Ross Giblin, Reference Number EP/1984/3661-F (1 digitised items)
Further negatives of the Evening Post newspaper, Reference Number PAColl-7327-2 (1639 digitised items)
The Dominion Post :Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post and Dominion newspapers, Reference Number PAColl-7327 (2038 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original negative(s) (Individual image on negative strip)Cellulose triacetate negative, 35mm. Horizontal imageSingle negative

Historical Notes: The vault was built into the hillside during the Second World War with the threat of a Japanese invasion. The house was built on top to lessen the chance of vandalism. In 1972 the house was sold when Reserve Bank documents were able to be housed in the new building on The Terrace. (Information from Evening Post, 11 April

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