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In Need of a Clean up

The Unemployed workers that built it will be turning in there Graves A very historic spot that... read more

Reviewed 17 June 2018
Duigan2013
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Whanganui, New Zealand
From an earlier time

Swimming pools built many years ago in a stream valley close to the tiny village of Maxwelltown... read more

Reviewed 9 July 2016
Thorndon
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Wellington New Zealand
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16 Jun 2018
“In Need of a Clean up”
21 Jan 2018
“William Birch Pool.”
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State Highway 3, Whanganui, New Zealand
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Reviewed 17 June 2018

The Unemployed workers that built it will be turning in there Graves A very historic spot that needs a Clean up. The Fish jump on one side has not been cleaned for over 10 years. If the PD workers are not allowed out there due...More

Thank Duigan2013
Reviewed 22 January 2018

I have not been to this pool in years my children were only young when we visited last .I have asked lots of people if it was still there but no one seemed to remember it .Today we found it again sorry to say it...More

Thank Pauline M
Reviewed 9 July 2016

Swimming pools built many years ago in a stream valley close to the tiny village of Maxwelltown (now Maxwell). Edwardian style from the days when it was a trek to the sea coast to swim - you can get there now by car in fifteen...More

Thank Thorndon
Reviewed 29 June 2016

Wonderful spot for the kids to explore, bird life galore including chicken. Would be fantastic if it was cleaned up, pools full of silt from flooding.

1  Thank Wendy J
Reviewed 24 March 2016

My partner stopped here on the way to Taranaki. He had been before but I didn't know it existed. It is not well signposted and it just looks like a picnic area, but the stop is well worth it. This is a historic site and...More

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