Railways - New Zealand - Wellington Region

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Royal train ascending the Rimutaka Incline
Date: 1934 Ref: 1/2-027952-F Description: Royal train ascending the Rimutaka Incline during the Duke of Gloucester's tour in 1934. Photographer unidentified. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s).
Date: [ca 1910s-1950s] By: Wrigglesworth and Binns (Firm) Ref: PAColl-6866 Description: 152 views and portraits. They include: at least 22 of Picton and and the surrounding area showing boating in the harbour, people pic-nicking on the waterf...
Date: 1884 From: Furkert, Frederick William, 1876-1949 :Photographs By: Coxhead, Frank Arnold, 1851-1908; Edmund Wheeler & Son (Firm) Ref: PAColl-4768-1 Description: Quantity: 40 b&w original photographic print(s). Physical Description: Photographic prints
Date: ca 1909 From: Berwick, S W (Mr) :Albums of New Zealand scenes and coastal towns Ref: PA1-o-834 Description: Quantity: 1 album(s) Album(s).
Date: 2005 By: Wellington (N.Z. : Region). Greater Wellington Regional Council Ref: Eph-C-TRANSPORT-2005-01 Description: Posters advertising Metlink, "your new name for Greater Wellington's public transport network". Each features the Metlink logo, a stylised map of New Zealand...
Ngauranga on the Hutt Road
Date: ca 1875 From: Travers, William Thomas Locke, 1819-1903 :Photographs By: Bragge, James, 1833-1908 Ref: PAColl-1574-16 Description: Quantity: 1 b&w original photographic print(s). Physical Description: Print 214 x 290 mm on mount 274 x 332 mm
Date: [ca 1880s] From: Christie, Hettie Florence, 1902-1988 :Photographs and album of New Zealand scenes By: Coxhead, Frank Arnold, 1851-1908 Ref: PA7-41-19 Description: View of Horseshoe Gully (also known as Siberia) section of the Rimutaka Railway with barriers erected on the curve of the line. The Fell track system can be ...
Date: 1888 - 1900 From: [Medley, Mary Catherine] 1835-1922 :Sketch book Ref: E-346-2-057 Description: A railway line winding around the edges of steep hills, with a train on the left and a tunnel at a lower point on the right entering a steep hill. bush. Pro...
Date: 1888 - 1900 From: [Medley, Mary Catherine] 1835-1922 :Sketch book Ref: E-346-2-055 Description: A railway line with a fence to one side, above a landslide, a tunnel entering a steep hill. Rocks and bush. Probably a view from the train, looking at anoth...
Date: 1870 - 1890 By: Barraud, Charles Decimus, 1822-1897 Ref: B-004-007 Description: Shows a view looking down through a cutting in a valley. There is a telegraph pole in the centre foreground, carrying two wires. Quantity: 1 watercolour(s)....
Date: 1890 - 1900 By: Missions to Seamen (Wellington, N.Z.) Ref: D-001-017 Description: A view from a high point looking down onto four steam engines pulling train carriages up the lower slopes of the incline. Bush-clad hills are on both sides ...
Date: [189-?] From: Green, N H (Mr), fl 1959 :Photographs By: Coxhead, Frank Arnold, 1851-1908 Ref: PAColl-7304-01 Description: Photograph of the Horseshoe Gully (or Siberia Curve) section of the Rimutaka Railway in Wellington, showing cleared bush on either side of the tracks, taken ...
Date: [ca 1890s] By: Burton Brothers (Dunedin, N.Z.) Ref: PAColl-7324 Description: Photographs of the Rimutaka railway including a locomotive at Cross Creek, a locomotive and carriages at the summit with railway workers houses next to the ...
Siberia, Rimutaka Incline
Date: ca 1890s From: Burton Brothers, 1868-1898 (Firm, Dunedin) :Photographs of the Rimutaka Incline Ref: PAColl-7324-1 Description: "Siberia", also known as Horseshoe Gully, Rimutaka Incline, photographed by the Burton Brothers circa 1890s. Shows railway lines with a central rail. Inscri...
Date: 1897 - 1899 From: Medley, Mary Catherine, 1835-1922 :Mary Medley's sketchbook No. 15. 1896-1899. Ref: E-380-066 Description: Shows a train crossing a high valley line, with the tunnel mouth to the left. Trees, including tree ferns, surround the scene. Quantity: 1 drawing(s). Phys...
Rimutuka railway line, and tunnel
Date: [ca 1920s] From: Raw, T R F : Photographs, chiefly of New Zealand Ref: PAColl-0657-02 Description: Rimutaka railway line, and tunnel, photographed circa 1920s. Shows the track, including the centre rail for the Fell system. Photographer unidentified. Quan...
Date: [ca 1880s] From: Christie, Hettie Florence, 1902-1988 :Photographs and album of New Zealand scenes By: Coxhead, Frank Arnold, 1851-1908 Ref: PA7-41-12 Description: View of the Rimutaka Incline looking across a narrow gully, with track for the Fell system in the foreground. Photograph taken by F A Coxhead in 1880s. Ins...
Date: 1938 From: New Zealand Railways :[Ephemera relating to railways, railway trains, rail timetables, rail travel in New Zealand. 1930-1939] By: New Zealand Railways Ref: Eph-A-RAIL-1938-01 Description: Cover shows an electric unit on a railway line, with the crest of the New Zealand Railways at the top. Text inside is an invitation from the Hon D G Sullivan...
The suburb of Wadestown, Wellington
Date: [ca 1910] Ref: 1/2-053072-F Description: The suburb of Wadestown, Wellington. Shows Weld and Hanover Streets and a train on Ngaio Gorge in the foreground. Taken circa 1910. Postcard: Inglebord phot...
Steam ship Rosamond at Railway Wharf, Wellington
Date: [Between 1884 and 1890] From: Davis, William Henry Whitmore, 1812-1901 :Photographs of Wellington and district Ref: 1/2-230726-G Description: Steam ship 'Rosamond' at Railway Wharf, Wellington. Photograph taken between 1884 and 1890 by William Henry Whitmore Davis. Source of descriptive informati...