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Steam locomotives and railway workers outside a Christchurch engine shed - Photographer unidentified, 1886

Reference Number: PAColl-3060-029

F and N class steam locomotives, unidentified railway workers, and a young boy, outside a Christchurch engine shed in 1886. Photographer unidentified.Making New Zealand caption reads: "Bowler hats were popular with men in the eighties. Here is a group of railwaymen, many of whom are wearing bowlers."

Key terms:
1 image, related to Christchurch City, Railways - Employees, Men - Employment - New Zealand - Canterbury Region, Men's clothing and Locomotives.

Part of:
Prints from the Making New Zealand Centennial collection, Reference Number PAColl-3060-1 (71 digitised items)
Making New Zealand:Negatives and prints from the Making New Zealand Centennial collection, Reference Number PAColl-3060 (311 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w copy photographic print(s)Silver gelatin print 15.4 x 20.7 cm. Horizontal imageSingle photograph

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