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Removal of tram shelter in Dundas street, Seatoun, Wellington, Jun 1958

Reference Number: PAColl-7796-44

Road construction workers removing the old tram shelter in Dundas Street, Seatoun, to clear the way for trolley-buses. The shops of Seatoun village are visible in the background and houses can be seen on the hill. Photograph taken in June 1958, by an unidentified photographer for the Evening Post.

Key terms:
1 image, related to Dundas Street, Stores, Retail - New Zealand - Wellington Region, Roads - New Zealand - Wellington Region and Road construction workers.

Part of:
Evening Post photographic prints, Reference Number PAColl-0614-2 (404 digitised items)
Evening Post :Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post newspaper, Reference Number PA-Group-00287 (5802 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original photographic print(s)Silver gelatin print 19.2 x 16 cm. Horizontal imageSingle photograph

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Inscriptions: Inscribed - Verso - centre: Evening Post / Wellington, N Z / Jun 1958 / Copyright Photograph [Evening Post stamp]; Verso - centre left: A FEATURE of Seatoun for about half a century, the well known tram shelter in Dundas Street is making way (right) for another form of transport, trolley-buses. The old shelter was right in the track of the new bus route, which terminates in another way by encompassing the two blocks in a roundabout. [Glued-on clipping from original publication].; Verso - top left: Published 16 Jun 1958 p 20 [date stamp with pencil inserts]; Verso - centre: Seatoun / d/e x 3 1/4 BP2 Mon; Verso - top right: 53

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