Digitised Image

Otira railway tunnel under construction, and workers, [ca 1920]

Reference Number: PAColl-0678-01

Otira railway tunnel under construction, with workers outside. Taken by an unidentified photographer circa 1920.

Key terms:
1 image, related to Otira Tunnel, Railway tunnels, Tunnel workers and Tunnels - New Zealand - West Coast Region.

Part of:
Mathew, S C :Photographs relating to railways, Reference Number PAColl-0678 (2 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original photographic print(s)Horizontal imageSingle photograph

Historical Notes: The Otira tunnel was opened on 4 August 1923.

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures385. Railways. Lines. Midland. Otira(PFP-016220)

Inscriptions: Inscribed - Recto - beneath image: N Z Midland Railway Tunnel under construction; Backing board recto - beneath image: 5 1/4 miles long. Otira; Backing board verso - top centre: Klerksdorp [unreadable letter] - Streams Rly 1904

Usage: You can search, browse, print and download items from this website for research and personal study. You are welcome to reproduce the above image(s) on your blog or another website, but please maintain the integrity of the image (i.e. don't crop, recolour or overprint it), reproduce the image's caption information and link back to here (http://mp.natlib.govt.nz/detail/?id=12566). If you would like to use the above image(s) in a different way (e.g. in a print publication), or use the transcription or translation, permission must be obtained. More information about copyright and usage can be found on the Copyright and Usage page of the NLNZ web site.

External Links:
View Full Descriptive Record in TAPUHI
View and/or order a copy of this image from Timeframes
View Archived Image on NDHA

Leave a comment

This function is coming soon.

Latest comments