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View of the construction of the Aotea overbridge, Wellington, 1938

Reference Number: 1/2-053015-F

View looking from Highland Park toward Oriental Bay, Wellington, showing the Aotea overbridge being constructed over the Hutt Road in 1938. A steam locomotive can be seen passing beneath the bridge in the centre of the photograph. The Wellington railway yards can be seen on the right and the wharves off Aotea Quay are on the left. Taken by an unidentified photographer.

Key terms:
1 image, related to Highland Park, Thorndon, Aotea Quay, Bridges - New Zealand - Wellington Region and Bridges - Design and construction.

Part of:
View of the construction of the Aotea overbridge, Wellington, Reference Number 1/2-053015-F (1 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original negative(s)Film negative. Single negative

Historical Notes: Note on back of file print reads: Aotea overbridge built 1937-1938. Photo identical to this published in Evening Post 1938. Nov 11, p.7. 1938 actual date.

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures41. Wellington. Streets. Aotea Quay. ca 1938(PFP-019871)

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