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View of the Kelburn cable car, Wellington, New Zealand, 30 October 1936

Reference Number: EP-Municipal-Cable car-07

View of the Kelburn cable car from the Clifton Terrace stop. The view looks down towards the tunnel which leads under The Terrace to the city terminal. A cable car is on the track, and the view includes houses and fenced off access from The Terrace. Photographed by an Evening Post staff photographer on the 30th of October 1936.

Key terms:
1 image, related to Kelburn and Karori Tramway, Wellington City, Kelburn, Trams - New Zealand - Wellington Region, Railways - Track, Railways, Cable - New Zealand - Wellington Region and Dwellings - New Zealand - Wellington Region.

Part of:
Cable car, Reference Number EP-Municipal-Cable car (8 digitised items)
Municipal activities, Reference Number EP-Municipal (32 digitised items)
Evening Post illustrations file, Reference Number PAColl-7327-1 (342 digitised items)
The Dominion Post :Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post and Dominion newspapers, Reference Number PAColl-7327 (2038 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original photographic print(s)Silver gelatin print, 21 x 16 cm. Single photograph

Historical Notes: Access from The Terrace to the Clifton Terrace stop had been closed off by the Kelburn Tramway Company in about 1931. This photograph was taken when the access was in the process of being rienstated as a result of successful negociations on the matter between the City Council and the Kelburn Tramway Company.

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

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