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Express train near Greymouth, ca 1920s?

Reference Number: 1/2-058152-F

Express train on an excursion from Christchurch, nearing Greymouth. The steam locomotive is NZR number 808, Ab class. Taken by an unidentified photographer (in the 1920s?).

Key terms:
1 image, related to Greymouth, Railways - New Zealand - West Coast Region - Trains and Locomotives.

Part of:
West Coast Historical Society :Photographs of the West Coast, Reference Number PAColl-5379 (8 digitised items)

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

Historical Notes: Locomotive 808 was in service between 1925-1967. (Information from the 'Register of New Zealand steam locomotives 1863-1971' by W G Lloyd)

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures385. Railways. Locomotives. Steam. Ab Class(PFP-025965)

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