Digitised Image

Rimutaka Incline, ca 1890s

Reference Number: PAColl-7324-2

Scene on the Rimutaka Incline, photographed by the Burton Brothers circa 1890s. Shows a tunnel, fences, and railway tracks with a central rail.

Key terms:
1 image, related to Railway accidents.

Part of:
Burton Brothers, 1868-1898 (Firm, Dunedin) :Photographs of the Rimutaka Incline, Reference Number PAColl-7324 (5 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original photographic print(s)Silver gelatin print 15.3 x 21 cm. Horizontal imageSingle photograph

Historical Notes: Burton Brothers/Muir & Moodie catalogue, Volume One, from National Art Gallery and Museum (held at Turnbull Library Pictures) lists: BB 2251 Tunnel with palisades and breakwind (scene of accident) Rimutaka Incline.

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Inscriptions: Inscribed - Photographer's title on negative - bottom left: 2251 Rimutaka Incline Wellington Burton Bros Dunedin

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