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Accident showing steam engine hanging half over the edge of Lyttelton wharf, having been dropped from a crane while being loaded or unloaded, 23rd March 1907

Reference Number: APG-1853-1/2-G

View of Fairlie locomotive no 28, R class, half over the wharf at Lyttelton after being dropped from a crane while being loaded or unloaded. It shows damage to the wharf and to the engine. This image is a copy of Godber's own negative at APG-1426-1/4. Originally photographed by Albert Percy Godber on 23rd March 1907.

Key terms:
1 image, related to Lyttelton Wharves, Steam-engines, Fairlie locomotives and Railway accidents - New Zealand - Canterbury Region.

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: An original print of this image is in Godber Album Vol 100, p 82 (PA1-o-194)

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 - On album page - Lyttelton 23.3.07

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