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Opening of Dun Mountain tramway, Nelson region, 3 Feb 1862

Reference Number: 1/2-018188-F

Opening of Dun Mountain tramway, Nelson region, 3 Feburary, 1862. A crowd of men, women, and children, stand by the tramway. A band is visible. Men ride in railway wagons decorated with flags. Photographer unidentified.Note on back of file print reads: "Railway originally used to bring chrome copper from Dun Mt mine. Later taken over as Nelson tramway."

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1 image, related to Dun Mountain, Opening rites, Tramways - New Zealand - Nelson-Marlborough Region and Railways - New Zealand - Nelson-Marlborough Region.

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Opening of Dun Mountain tramway, Nelson region, Reference Number 1/2-018188-F (1 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w copy negative(s)Film negative. Horizontal imageSingle negative

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures385. Railways. Lines. Dun Mountain. 3.2.1862(PFP-025919)

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