F Class steam locomotive NZR 248 "McCallum Mhor", 0-6-0T type., Between 1875 and 1880s
Reference Number: APG-0276-1/2-G
F Class steam locomotive NZR 248 "MacCallum Mhor", type 0-6-0T, with two men. Location unknown. Photograph taken by an unidentified photographer ca 1875, with the original balloon chimney, bell and wooden brake blocks.
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: This engine was built by Vulcan Foundry, England (maker's no. 736/75), went into service in September 1875, was written off in 1930, and sold. (Information from the 'Register of New Zealand Steam Locomotives 1863-1971' by W G Lloyd, 1974, page 56. See also caption at Pa1-q-101 (Godber Album vol 108, p 17): "As originally. With balloon chimney, bell, wooden brake blocks, 1875".
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. F Class(PFP-023698)
Inscriptions: Inscribed - On album page - bottom centre: F as originally, with balloon chimney, bell, wooden brakeblocks. Vulcan Co. F248. 1875
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