Ab class steam locomotive, New Zealand Railways number 661, 4-6-2 type., 15 March 1923
Reference Number: APG-0215-1/2-G
Ab class steam locomotive, NZR no 661 (4-6-2), fitted with a Pearson's superheater and tandem compound WHB pump, photographed on 15 March 1923 by A P Godber.
Godber, Albert Percy, 1875-1949 :Collection of albums, prints and negatives, Reference Number PA-Group-00048 (2024 digitised items)
Extent: 1 b&w original negative(s)Dry plate glass negative 6.5 x 4.75 inches. Horizontal imageSingle negative
Historical Notes: NZR no 661, an Ab class 4-6-2 locomotive, was built by New Zealand Railways at Addington (makers number 186/17) and went into service in September 1917. She was written off in March 1964.
Conditions governing access to original: Partial restriction - Negatives are not available for viewing. Surrogate copies will be provided.
Citation: Any publication must be accompanied by the credit "A P Godber Collection, Alexander Turnbull Library".
Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures385. Railways. Locomotives. Steam. Ab Class(PFP-016240)
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