Pioneers Who First Established Road Access to the Mount Cook Region — Mt Cook Road, New Zealand
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Dunbar Loop
S 43° 50.071 E 170° 06.520
59G E 428339 N 5146120
Quick Description: A plaque on a boulder beside the Mount Cook highway recognises the accomplishments of the early road builders to this region of New Zealand.
Location: South Island, New Zealand
Date Posted: 4/9/2010 4:05:17 AM
Waymark Code: WM8JAP
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member NCDaywalker
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Long Description:
HIGHWAY TO AORANGI

This memorial was erected to commemorate the opening of the new highway and as a tribute to the pioneers who first established road access to the Mount Cook region.

The Hon. M.A. Connelly M.P.
Chairman of the National Roads Board and Minister of Works and Development
31st October 1975

Location: Roadside memorial

Website with more information on either the memorial or the person(s) it is dedicated to: Not listed

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