Piha Tramway, a private railway line. View near the top of the central hill section of the incline, between Piha and Karekare., Between 1915 and 1916
Reference Number: APG-0355-1/2-G
Private bush logging railway line viewed near the top of the central hill section of the incline where a viaduct crosses swampy ground. The pylon carried whistle ropes and supported the main cable and the endless rope for the third load. Photographed by Albert Percy Godber. See "The Piha Tramway" by David Lowe (enl. ed. 1985) in which he reproduces this image with caption.
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. Vertical imageSingle negative
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".
Inscriptions: Inscribed - On album page - Viaduct on the Piha tram.
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