Aa class steam locomotive (New Zealand Railways, number 648, 4-6-2), 23 May 1921
Reference Number: APG-0212-1/2-G
Aa class steam locomotive (NZR Number 648), fitted with Pyle-National electric headlight. Photographed at the Petone Railway Workshops on 23 May 1921 by A P Godber.
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 6.5 x 4.75 inches. Horizontal imageSingle negative
Historical Notes: NZR locomotive no. 648 (4-6-2) was built by Baldwin Locomotive Works, Philadelphia, went into service in June 1915, and was written off in December 1955. See "Register of New Zealand Railways steam locomotives 1863-1971" by W G Lloyd.
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. Aa Class(PFP-023586)
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