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Twisted train tracks at the scene of the railway disaster at Tangiwai, Dec 1953

Reference Number: PAColl-4875-1-01-06

Twisted train tracks leading up to the banks of the Whangaehu Stream, Tangiwai, at the scene of the railway disaster of 24 December 1953. Shows the gap where the bridge was washed away. Photograph taken by Morrie Peacock of 20th Century Photography (N.Z) Limited.

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Photographs taken at the scene of the Railway disaster at Tangiwai, 24 December 1953, Reference Number PAColl-4875-1-01 (10 digitised items)
Prints from 20th Century Photography studio, Taumarunui, Reference Number PAColl-4875-1 (11 digitised items)
Peacock, Morice Gladstone, 1916-1995 : Negatives, prints, register and minute book from 20th Century Photography studio, Taumarunui, Reference Number PAColl-4875 (27 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original photographic print(s)Silver gelatin print 20.6 x 25.4 cm. Horizontal imageSingle photograph

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