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Wellington and Manawatu Railway Company train crossing the Hutt Road Bridge at Thorndon, Between 1885 and 1888

Reference Number: PA1-f-239-03

A mixed train of the Wellington and Manawatu Railway Company, drawn by one of the original tank locomotives built by Manning, Wardle and Company of Leeds, crossing the Hutt Road bridge at Thorndon, en route to Wellington. The sign on the bridge embankment advertises Flockton's Variety Stores. Photograph taken between 1885 and 1888 by Wrigglesworth & Binns of Wellington.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Cityscapes and Collodion printing-out paper prints, related to C Flockton & Co Ltd (Firm), Thorndon, Railway bridges and Locomotives.

Part of:
Wellington and Manawatu Railway Company Ltd :Views on the Wellington & Manawatu Railway, Reference Number PA1-f-239 (61 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original photographic print(s)Collodion print 15 x 20.5 cm, mounted on album page 23.4 x 30.1 cm. Horizontal imageSingle photograph

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Inscriptions: Inscribed - Photographer's title on negative - bottom right: 177. Train approaching Wellington. (Instantaneous). W&B

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