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Steam locomotive and railway workers, between Midhurst and Mt Taranaki, [ca 1920s]

Reference Number: 1/2-050981-F

(Wb ?) class steam locomotive (shown here after it ran off the end of a safety siding), and railway workers, between Midhurst and Mount Taranaki, circa 1920s. Photographer unidentified.

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1 image, related to G Potter, Taranaki Region, Railways - New Zealand - Taranaki Region, Railways - Employees, Railway accidents and Locomotives.

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Steam locomotive and railway workers, between Midhurst and Mt Taranaki, Reference Number 1/2-050981-F (1 digitised items)

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

Historical Notes: Note on back of file print reads "Between Midhurst & Mt Egmont. Branch line for metal. Very steep. Train ran away & ran off end of safety siding. Sent from Eastown to place engine on line again. (1920s)"

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures385. Railways. Locomotives. Wb(PFP-021876)

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