N class steam locomotive, NZR 34, 2-6-2 type., Between 1886 and 1905
Reference Number: APG-0256-1/2-G
No 34, an N class steam locomotive, 2-6-2 type at a railways workshop, probably Petone. Photograph taken by Albert Percy Godber before it was fitted with piston valves, which took place in 1905.
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: N class NZR 34, was built by Baldwin Locomotive Works, Philadelphia, went into service in November 1885, and was written off in 1933. See "Register of New Zealand Railways steam locomotives, 1863-1971" by W G Lloyd, and "Cavalcade of New Zealand locomotives" by A N Palmer & W W Stewart.
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. N Class(PFP-023652)
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