Mount Victoria Tunnel (N.Z.)

Opened in 1931. Tunnel under Mount Victoria, Wellington. Connecting Hataitai to the centre of Wellington and the suburb of Mount Victoria.

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View south over Hataitai Park and the Mt Victoria tunnel exit in the foreground to the suburbs of Newtown and Island Bay beyond, Wellington City
Date: Apr 1947 From: Whites Aviation Ltd: Photographs Ref: WA-07184-F Description: Aerial photograph taken by Whites Aviation. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s). Physical Description: Cellulosic film negative 1/2 plate
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[Wellington City Tramways Company Ltd]: Tramway sight-seeing bus tour. Massey Memorial, over Mount Victoria to Scorching Bay returning via new tunnel. Popular fare 3/-. Leave G.P.O. Square 2 pm [1931?]
Date: 1931 - 1932 Ref: Eph-D-TOURISM-Wellington-1931-01 Description: Poster advertising a bus tour of the eastern suburbs of Wellington shows a simplified illustration of the Massey memorial. Date estimated at 1931 because of...
Date: 1989 - 1992 From: Heath, Eric Walmsley 1923- :[Cartoons on topics of defence, politics, social issues, whimsy, medical issues, pollution, conservationists, trade unions, space exploration, animals, police & crime, Television, farming, sport, war, and transport. 1970-1990s]. By: Heath, Eric Walmsley, 1923- Ref: B-144-542/564 Description: Includes cartoons about: Personalised number plates; icy conditions in the Ngauranga Gorge; ferry bookings are a game of chance; ferry and air bookings are r...
Date: 1994 From: James Beard & Company :[Architectural plans and drawings. 1960-1990s?] Ref: Plans-2009-082-8007-001/004 Description: Shows two schemes for routes beteween the Terrace Tunnel and Mt Victoria Tunnel, showing traffic overbridges, pedestrian overbridges, and north and south-bou...
Date: ca 1906 From: Original photographic prints and postcards from the file print collection, Box 16 Ref: PAColl-7344-38 Description: Workmen with picks and shovels and a horse and cart at the excavation site for the Mount Victoria tram tunnel. Photographer unidentified. Quantity: 1 b&w o...
Date: 1991-1994 From: Shephard, Wayne, active 1990-2001: Papers relating to Wellington buildings Ref: 2007-116-180 Description: File comprises Archive of Wellington Architecture research forms. Some forms include newspaper cuttings. Selected names indexed. Quantity: 1 folder(s).
Date: 1926 - 1931 By: Scott, W H (Mr), active 1930-1970 Ref: MS-Papers-10940 Description: Various documents, including handwritten originals, of the costing estimates to contractors, for the Mt Victoria Tunnel, Wellington, 1931 Bituminous mix cost...
Cricket match between Wellington and Hutt Valley at Basin Reserve, including Seaforth Flats, Mt Victoria Tunnel, and Wellington East Girls' College
Date: 1956 From: Evening post (Newspaper. 1865-2002) :Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post newspaper Ref: EP/1956/2766-F Description: Photograph taken for the Evening Post newspaper of Wellington by an unidentified staff photographer. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s). Physical Descrip...
Date: 1990 From: Heath, Eric Walmsley 1923- :[Cartoons on topics of defence, politics, social issues, whimsy, medical issues, pollution, conservationists, trade unions, space exploration, animals, police & crime, Television, farming, sport, war, and transport. 1970-1990s]. Ref: B-144-552 Description: A huge pile-up of cars and trucks, and traffic fumes, with a traffic policeman attempting to control their entrance from a bottleneck at the Mount Victoria t...
Date: ca 1946-ca 1949 From: Binsted, Una Irene: Photographs of Hataitai and Wellington by Gordon Alfred Binstead By: Binsted, Gordon Alfred, 1930-1975 Ref: PAColl-6727-4 Description: Views of Wellington City and harbour with an emphasis on Hataitai, and Evans Bay. There are photographs of ships at the wharf and on the patent slip. One ...
Date: 1920 From: Hunt, Arthur Leigh, 1876-1968 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-0158-279 Description: Quantity: 1 folder(s).
Date: 1931 From: Evening post (Newspaper. 1865-2002) :Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post newspaper Ref: EP-2497-1/2-G
Date: 1995 From: Greenall, Frank :Cartoons published in City Voice. 1993-1995 Ref: A-300-130 Description: A couple in discussion in a living room. The newspaper held by the woman includes a picture of the end of Mt Victoria tunnel. Refers to empty political prom...
Date: [ca 1980s-1990s] From: Shephard, Wayne, fl 1990-2001 :Photographs of Wellington buildings Ref: PA12-6068 Description: Photographs of buildings being demolished in Wellington, Mount Victoria Tunnel, and Northland Fire Station, taken ca 1980s-1990s by Wayne Shephard. Quantity...
Date: ca 1900s Ref: 1/2-003760-G Description: An electric tram leaving the tram tunnel probably on the Mount Victoria side as the tram is bound for Government Station. A man is waiting at the tram stop....
Date: 1932 By: Wellington (N.Z.). City Council; Wellington (N.Z.). Municipal Electricity Department Ref: Plans-90-1546 Description: Shows a cross section of the Mt Victoria tunnel, with features marked: air inlet, jarrah blocks, air outlet, air duct, lights. Quantity: 1 plan(s). Physica...
View of the western entrance of the Mount Victoria Tunnel under construction.
Date: August 1930 From: Dominion Post (Newspaper): Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post and Dominion newspapers Ref: EP-Transport-Roads-Tunnels-01 Description: View of the western entrance of the Mount Victoria Tunnel under construction. Included in the view are houses at the southern end of Mount Victoria, Welling...
Petrol driven rotary brush machine cleaning walls in Mt Victoria tunnel, Wellington
Date: 13 Feb 1960 From: Dominion Post (Newspaper): Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post and Dominion newspapers Ref: EP/1960/0541-F Description: Photograph taken for the Evening Post newspaper of Wellington by an unidentified staff photographer. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s). Physical Descrip...
Construction of the new road approach to Mt Victoria tunnel, Wellington
Date: 13 Sep 1956 From: Evening post (Newspaper. 1865-2002) :Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post newspaper Ref: EP/1956/1977-F Description: Photograph taken for the Evening Post newspaper of Wellington by an unidentified staff photographer. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s). Physical Descrip...
Trolley bus going through the Mount Victoria car tunnel, Wellington
Date: 1958 From: Evening post (Newspaper. 1865-2002) :Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post newspaper Ref: EP/1958/1465-F Description: Photograph taken for the Evening Post newspaper of Wellington by an unidentified staff photographer. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s). Physical Descrip...