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Wf class tank engine climbing the Raurimu spiral, [ca 1 January 1909]

Reference Number: PAColl-5800-54

Wf class tank engine climbing the Raurimu spiral, circa 1 January 1909, taken by Beattie & Co.

Key terms:
1 image, related to William Beattie & Company, A Williams, Raurimu, Railways - New Zealand - Manawatu-Wanganui Region and Locomotives.

Part of:
Williams, T A, fl 1958 :Postcards of New Zealand scenes, Reference Number PAColl-4705 (4 digitised items)

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

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures385. Railways. Lines. Main trunk [N I]. Raurimu spiral(PFP-016351)

Inscriptions: Inscribed - Photographer's title on negative - bottom centre: Train ascending the spiral, showing Mt Ruapehu. Protected 1.1.1909. Beattie & Co, Auckland; Verso - Dear Lettie, Arrived safe alright, after a deadly journey. I pity you girls Christmas Eve. We finished up in the morning firing our cushions at one another...

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