L Class steam locomotive, NZR 207, 4-4-2T type, ca 1903., ca 1903
Reference Number: APG-0280-1/2-G
L class steam locomotive "L" 207, 4-4-2T type, photographed by Albert Percy Godber ca 1903, after conversion from 2-4-0T wheel arrangement.
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: Class "L" altered from original Avonside 2-4-0T type "L" class, and rebuilt at Petone Railway Workshops as 4-4-2T type in 1903. See "Cavalcade of New Zealand locomotives" by A N Palmer and W W Stewart, and "Register of New Zealand Railways steam locomotives, 1863-1971" by W G Lloyd. "L" 207 was Otahuhu Works shunter 1939-1940, and in use at Whangarei until April 1942.
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. L Class(PFP-023719)
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