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Powell Company timber tramway, Ohakune, or possibly Rangataua, [ca 1916]

Reference Number: APG-1178-1/2-F

Steam locomotive at the Powell Company sawmill, probably in Rangataua, or possibly Ohakune. Inscription in Godber Album Vol 101, p 44 (PA1-o-195) reads: Powell Coy. Timber tramway". However there is no Powell Company listed in Wise's Post office Directory (1914 and 1917) in Ohakune, but there is a "N Z Powell Wood Process Ltd" at Rangataua. Photograph taken by Albert Percy Godber, circa 1916.

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1 image, related to Powell Company (Timber firm), Rangataua, Ohakune, Logging railways, Sawmills - New Zealand - Manawatu-Wanganui Region, Logging - New Zealand - Manawatu-Wanganui Region 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 17.25 x 11.75 cm. Horizontal imageSingle negative

Historical Notes: This film negative was taken from an original print in Godber Album Vol 101, p 44 (PA1-o-195)

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 - beneath image: Powell Coy. Timber Tramway

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