Steam locomotive 492, Wg class, between 1912-1949
Reference Number: APG-1402-1/2-G
Steam locomotive 492, Wg class, type 4-6-4T, built by NZR Hillside. Three Railway employees stand on the left. Photograph taken by Albert Percy Godber between 1912 and 1949 at Lower Hutt.
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. Horizontal imageSingle negative
Historical Notes: "Wg" 492 entered service on the 21st of August 1912 and was written off in February 1956 (Information from the 'Register of New Zealand Railways steam locomotives, 1863-1971' by W G Lloyd, 1974, page 64.)
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".
Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures385. Railways. Locomotives. Steam. Wg class(PFP-021941)
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