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B class 4-8-0 steam locomotive, New Zealand Railways number 178, [1899]

Reference Number: APG-0220-1/2

B class 4-8-0 locomotive, New Zealand Railways no 178, photographed about the time of introduction to service, December 1899. Photographed by A P Godber.

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1 image, related to New Zealand Railways and Locomotives.

Part of:
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 178, a B class 4-8-0 locomotive, was built by Sharp Stewart of Glasgow and went into service in December 1899. She was altered to We class 4-6-4T and renumbered 377 in 1902; written off in 1966. Source: "Register of New Zealand Railways steam locomotives, 1863-1971" by W G Lloyd.

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. B Class(PFP-016245)

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