Ww Class steam locomotive NZR 131, 4-6-4T type, Petone Workshops, [ca 4 February 1929]
Reference Number: APG-0802-1/2-G
Ww Class steam locomotive NZR 131, 4-6-4T type, with two railways employees standing alongside, Petone Workshops. The men are, from left, W D Burton and R F Cunliffe. Photograph taken by Albert Percy Godber. Names identified in Pa1-q-102 (Godber Album vol 109, p 215)
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: Ww 131 was built by New Zealand Railways at Hillside, went into service in November 1918 (Maker's no. 205/17), and was written off in February 1957. See 'Register of New Zealand 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. Ww class(PFP-024451)
Inscriptions: Inscribed - On album page - W.D. Burton. Loco Ww 131. R.F. Cunliffe.
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