J class steam locomotive, New Zealand Railways no 1229, 4-8-2 type, Ca 1940
Reference Number: APG-0339-1/2-G
"J" 1229, a J class steam locomotive, 4-8-2 type, photographed ca 1940 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 x 4 inches. Horizontal imageSingle negative
Historical Notes: "J" 1229 was built in 1939 (maker's no. 24552/39) by North British Locomotive Co., Glasgow. It went into service in March 1940 and was written off in January 1965. Photographed before being changed to "Jb" class when converted to burn fuel oil. See "Register of New Zealand Railways steam locomotives, 1863-1971" by W G Lloyd, and "Cavalcade of New Zealand locomotives" by A N Palmer and 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. J Class(PFP-023775)
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