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"J" class steam locomotives at Dunedin, Circa 1939

Reference Number: APG-1535-1/2-F

Two "J" class steam locomotives at Dunedin. Photograph attributed to S.A. Rockliff. This image is a film negative taken by Albert Percy Godber from a print in his album Vol 100, p 77 (PA1-o-194)

Key terms:
1 image, related to Stanley Arthur Rockliff 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)Film negative 12.5 x 10.0 cm. Horizontal imageSingle negative

Historical Notes: Forty "J" class steam locomotives were built in 1939 by the North British Locomotive Company, Glasgow, and all were in NZ by early 1940. Ten went to the South Island for service between Oamaru and Invercargill. See "Cavalcade of New Zealand locomotives" by A N Palmer & W W Stewart (1965, p 119)

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".

Inscriptions: Inscribed - Photographer's title on negative - bottom left: "J" locos. Dunedin; On album page - bottom right: A.S. Rockliff

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