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Scene at Rimutaka summit with S class steam locomotive and carriages, between 1880-1890

Reference Number: 1/1-025480-G

Scene at the summit of the Rimutaka incline, with S class steam locomotive number 6, two wagon loads of wood, and two passenger carriages. Railway workers, including Guard J Turner and M Cronin, stand alongside. Railway cottages line the tracks. A stack of railway track is in the foreground. Photograph taken by William Williams between 1880 and 1890.

Key terms:
1 image, related to J Turner, M Cronin, Rimutaka Range, Railways - Employees - Dwellings, Railways - Track, Railways - Employees and Railways - New Zealand - Wellington Region - Trains.

Part of:
Williams, Edgar Richard, 1891-1983 :Negatives, lantern slides, stereographs, colour transparencies, monochrome prints, photographic ephemera, Reference Number PA-Group-00076 (409 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original negative(s)Glass negative. Horizontal imageSingle negative

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Other copies available: File print available in Pictorial Reference Service43. Featherston Co. Rimutaka Summit(PFP-000300)

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