Pioneer Mill Company, Upper Lahaina Pump Ditch & Makila Reservoir Ditch, Land of Launiupoko, Lahaina, Maui County, HI
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Documentation compiled after 1933.
Survey number HABS HI-437
Building/structure dates: 1870 initial construction
Significance: These ditches and their components are significant as part of the Pioneer Mill Company sugar plantation irrigation system. The irrigation systems represent a method of construction and agricultural technique important to the development of sugar plantations. The sugar plantations along with their irrigation systems made significant contributions to the growth of the State of Hawaii.
Franzen, David, Photographer
Stiber, Angela, Historian
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)
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