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D Class steam locomotive NZR no 197 at Lower Hutt Railway Station, 1906, 1906

Reference Number: APG-1486-1/4-G

Rear view of the carriage behind steam locomotive "D" 197, at Lower Hutt Railway Station. A set of railway signals is near the rear of the carriage, with the engine on the left. On the side of the carriage is a sign "Guard". Photographed by Albert Percy Godber in 1906. For a view taken at the same time, showing the front of the engine, see APG-0312-1/2 (with an original print in Godber Album Vol 108, p 75), and a file print at: 385. Railways. Locomotives. Steam. D Class.

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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: "D" 197 (2-4-0T type), was built by Neilson (Maker's No 2561/80), went into service in March 1881, and was written off in 1899 and sold. See "Register of New Zealand Railways steam locomotives, 1863-1971" by W G Lloyd.

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 Pictures 385. Railways. Locomotives. Steam. D Class(PFP-025487)

Inscriptions: Inscribed - On album page - bottom right: Lower Hutt. D 197. First rail motor train. 1906.

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