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H class steam locomotive, no 204, 0-4-2T

Reference Number: APG-1479-1/4-G

"H" 204, an H class steam locomotive, type 0-4-2T, built by Neilson. Standing on the step of the engine is R (Bob) Clark; and in the cab is R (Bob) Hope. Photograph taken by Albert Percy Godber.

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1 image, related to Robert Clark, Robert Hope, Cross Creek, Locomotives - Specifications, Railways - Employees, Steam-engines, Fell system 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 4.25 x 3.25 inches. Horizontal imageSingle negative

Historical Notes: A Fell engine, built by Neilson & Co., Glasgow (maker's no 3468/86), which entered service on the 9th of August 1886 and was written of in March 1956. It was equipped with Joy's radial valve gear on the "outside" engine. (Information from the 'Register of New Zealand Steam Locomotives 1863-1971' by W G Lloyd, 1974, page 53, and 'Cavalcade of New Zealand locomotives' by A N Palmer & W W Stewart).

Conditions governing access to original: Partial restriction - Negatives are not available for viewing. Surrogate copies will be provided.

Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures 385. Railways. Locomotives. Steam. H Class(PFP-025465)

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