D Class locomotive decorated with flags, 1900s?
Reference Number: APG-0131-1/2-G
Group of unidentified men standing by a D class locomotive decorated with flags. The locomotive has the maker's number "36" clearly visible on the side. Made by Scott Brothers Ltd., Christchurch in 1887, it went into service in 1888, with the NZR road number "140". Photograph taken by A P Godber. See "Register of New Zealand Railways steam locomotives 1863-1971" (p 47) by W G Lloyd.
Godber, Albert Percy, 1875-1949 :Collection of albums, prints and negatives, Reference Number PA-Group-00048 (2024 digitised items)
Extent: 1 b&w original negative(s)Dry plate glass negative 4.75 x 6.5 inches. Horizontal imageSingle negative
Conditions governing access to original: Partial restriction - Negatives are not available for viewing. Surrogate copies will be provided.
Citation: Any publication must be accompanied by the credit "A P Godber Collection, Alexander Turnbull Library".
Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures385. Railways. Locomotives. Steam. D Class(PFP-023467)
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