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Two steam locomotives, "Ww" 645 on the left, probably at Hillside Railway Workshops., Between 1915 and 1927?

Reference Number: APG-1121-1/2-G

Two steam locomotives, the one on the left appears to be "Ww" 645 (4-6-4T type). A group of men stand between the engines, probably at Hillside Railway Workshops. Photographed by Albert Percy Godber.

Key terms:
1 image, related to Hillside, Railway workshops and yards - New Zealand - Otago Region and Locomotives.

Part of:
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" class steam locomotive no. 645 was built by New Zealand Railways at Hillside (maker's no. 180/15), went into service in October 1915, and was written off in March 1957. See "Register of New Zealand Railways steam locomotives, 1863-1971" by W G Lloyd (p 69).

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-024746)

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