Railways - New Zealand - Manawatū-Whanganui Region

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Date: 1883 - 1885 By: Rochfort, John, 1832-1893; New Zealand. Public Works Department Ref: MapColl-832.41gme/ca.1884/Acc.3906 Description: A survey map showing part of the Turangarere to Waimarino section of the main trunk line trial survey. Depicts the planned path of the railway line from 26 m...
Date: 1889 By: New Zealand. Ministry of Works Ref: MapColl-832.41gme/[1889]/Acc.36714-5 Description: Two sheets of the map of the central route railway, North Island main trunk railway, Turangarere section, each covering up to one mile distance along the Hau...
Date: 1896 Ref: MapColl-832.3a/1896/Acc.13156 Description: Map of area along the railway line and main road from Kopua (near Ormondville) southwards to the Raparapawai Stream, towards Woodville. Several Maori geogra...
Date: [ca 1885-1945] By: Lovell-Smith, Timothy James, 1945-; Union Steam Ship Company of New Zealand Ltd; Crummer, George R, 1868-1953; James Valentine & Sons (Dundee, Scotland); Dufty, Francis Herbert, 1846–1910; William H Hammer & Company; Muir and MacKinlay (Firm); Martin, Josiah, 1843-1916; Raine, William Hall, 1892-1955; Tattersall, Alfred James, 1866-1951 Ref: PAColl-0422 Description: Views of New Zealand, the South Pacific and elsewhere including: a chief's house in Fiji; the grounds of the Sanatorium, Rotorua; Wairoa township before th...
Date: [1900-1902] From: Field, William Hughes, 1861-1944 : Papers Ref: 73-128-114 Description: Identified persons entered under Name; also includes letter from Hutt County Council regarding difficulty of collecting rates from Maori land owners, letters...
Date: 1923 From: Moore, Robert Percy, 1881-1948 :Panoramic photographs of New Zealand Ref: Pan-1762-F Description: Panoramic view looking down over Foxton. The Manawatu River on far left, railway station and railway line beside the river. Roof of a large warehouse in left...
Date: [1892] Ref: MapColl-832.41gme/1892?/Acc.1163 Description: Photocopy of P.W.D. 17005 survey plan for the proposed route of the North Island main trunk line through the Te Kapua Block. The Namunu Stream, Umurua and Ot...
Date: 1900 By: New Zealand. Public Works Department; New Zealand. Ministry of Works Ref: MapColl-832.41gme/1900/Acc.36708 Description: Survey plan for the proposed route of the North Island main trunk line near Mataroa, Taihape. Shows distances and gradients, the Hautapu River and Mangarau...
Date: 1900 By: Holmes, Robert West, 1856-1936; New Zealand. Public Works Department; New Zealand. Ministry of Works Ref: MapColl-832.17gme/[1900]/Acc.37117 Description: Photocopy of P.W.D. 18991 survey plan, Drawing No. 1., Sheet No. 11, of the proposed route of the North Island main trunk line between Waimarino Pa, near Ng...
Date: [1925] From: Field, William Hughes, 1861-1944 : Papers Ref: 73-128-243 Description: Identified persons entered under Name; includes several letters from Field relating to rail services and Field's Express Quantity: 1 folder(s).
Wf class tank engine climbing the Raurimu spiral
Date: [ca 1 January 1909] From: Original photographic prints and postcards from file print collection, Box 5 By: Williams, A, active 1958; William Beattie & Company Ref: PAColl-5800-54 Description: Wf class tank engine climbing the Raurimu spiral, circa 1 January 1909, taken by Beattie & Co. Inscriptions: Photographer's title on negative - bottom cent...
Date: ca 1875 Ref: MS-Papers-4056 Description: This petition to the Superintendant of Wellington, is concerned with the lack of roads and general inaccessability of the area. It points out the advantage f...
O'Neill, Charles Gordon, 1827?-1900 :Wellington and Wairarapa grand trunk railway [ms map]. Wellington and Waganui [i.e Wanganui] great northern tramway, tracing of a portion of the province of Wellington, Charles O'Neill, Assoc. Inst. C.E., Bern Smith, C.E., Wellington
Date: 16 October 1867 From: McLean, Donald (Sir), 1820-1877 :Maps from papers By: O'Neill, Charles Gordon, 1827?-1900; Smith, Bernard, active 1867 Ref: MapColl-832.4gme/1867/Acc.2706 Description: Relief map of the area from Wellington, including Lake Wairarapa following the Ruamahunga River and across to Wanganui, shows the routes of railway lines. Th...
Date: 1871-1881 By: Dalrymple family Ref: MS-Papers-1467 Description: Letters written to William Dalrymple, Port Chalmers, by his son, J T Dalrymple, by his daughter Annie, and her husband, Peter Stewart, all three living in th...
Date: 1916-1924 By: Holmes, A C, active 1916-1924 Ref: MS-Papers-1443 Description: Collected by member of the Levin Chamber of Commerce and the Levin-Foxton-Marton Railway League, the papers are concerned with proposed railway line running ...
Date: [1920] From: Furkert, Frederick William, 1876-1949 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-5960-2 Description: Correspondence and telegrams relating to Furkert's appointment as Engineer-in Chief and Under Secretary of the Public Works Department (many persons unidenti...
Construction of the railway deviation, Palmerston North district
Date: 1927 From: Evening post (Newspaper. 1865-2002) :Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post newspaper Ref: PAColl-5482-059 Description: Construction of the railway deviation, Palmerston North district. Taken by an unidentified photographer, November 1927. Quantity: 1 b&w original photographi...
Date: 1883 By: Scammell, Bruce, active 1971-1993 Ref: PAColl-4648 Description: Photographs of Halcombe showing a steam train and carriages on a railway line. Together they show shops, the hotel, Bell's store, the first Anglican church, ...
Date: [ca 1989] By: Burton, Michael, active 1992 Ref: PA-Group-00393 Description: Transparencies of Eketahuna scenes, taken ca 1989 by Mike Burton to provide the same views of the town as depicted in Christopher Aubrey's 1891 paintings. Al...
Date: 1894 By: Barraud, Charles Decimus, 1822-1897; Barraud, William Francis, 1850-1926 Ref: C-007-012 Description: Shows the Castlecliff freezing works near Wanganui, on the waterside near the bluff, in the distance at the far end of a beach which curves along the right o...