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Photograph of the Alpha Well at Sugarloaf Point, Ngamotu. The derrick was erected in June 1866. Mikotahi and Moturoa Islands can be seen in the background, with a tripod over Taranaki Petroleum Co.'s No. III bore. A group of workers and a horse are standing under the derrick.
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