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The Nelson City Council's electricity department continues with its policy of removing two-pole sub-stations and putting them indoors. The latest is in Gloucester Street where the huge transformers have been taken down and transferred into concrete sheds. At right the transformer is eased into its new home. And two more unsightly poles bite the dust.


Brigadier T. C. Campbell. making his last visit to Nelson as Commander of Southern Military District, chats with Maurie Alborough at a small function in the Sergeants' Mess. Brigadier Campbell and Mr Alborough were members of the New Zealand contingent to attend the Coronation of the Queen. Below right: Brigadier Campbell talks pig and deer shooting with Sgt Alan Guy, Sgt Jim Bishop, W/0 Doug Smith, and S/Sgt Jim Hansen.