Railways - New Zealand - West Coast Region

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Date: 1865-1927 By: Pengelly family Ref: MS-Papers-5895 Description: Comprises poems by William Pengelly, `Hokitika in 1865', and `The Old Age Pension Scheme'; account, `A Trip to Lake Mahinapua' (1893), by G Pengelly; poem, `...
Photograph album compiled by William Herbert Perkins
Date: [ca 1881] From: Perkins, J (Mr), fl 1967 :Photograph album and loose prints By: Burton Brothers (Dunedin, N.Z.); Perkins, William Herbert, -1927; Ring, James, 1856-1939 Ref: PA1-o-415 Description: Photographs of Greymouth, Grey River, Brunnerton, Ahaura, Reefton, Waimakariri, Lake Pearson, Lake Brunner, Dillmanstown, Milford Sound, Franz Josef Glacier,...
Date: [ca 1800s-1900s] From: General Assembly Library : Miscellaneous manuscripts Ref: MS-Papers-10077-1 Description: Includes a typescript of ‘Journal of a journey from Nelson to the Port Cooper Plains’ (1850-1851) by Edward James Lee, and a typescript of ‘Wakapapa [sic] of...
Opening of the Midland Railway at Jacksons, Westland - Photograph taken by James Ring
Date: ca 1880s From: Making New Zealand :Negatives and prints from the Making New Zealand Centennial collection By: Ring, James, 1856-1939 Ref: PAColl-3060-044 Description: Opening of the Midland Railway at Jacksons, Westland, by Joseph Ward (not visible), circa 1880s. Shows a group of men and women, all wearing hats, standing o...
Date: [1900s, 1960s-1970s] From: Quinn, Joseph, d 1998: Negatives and prints from photographic studio operated by James Ring, L A Inkster, and Joseph Quinn Ref: PAColl-9543-21 Description: Photographs of West Coast scenes. Includes military parade on Greymouth wharf ca 1900, RNZAF helicopters ca 1960s-1970s, railway station and coal mine at R...
Winkelmann, Henry, 1860-1931: Loading coal, Greymouth
Date: ca 1900s By: Winkelmann, Henry, 1860-1931 Ref: 1/2-002719-F Description: Postcard captioned "Loading coal, Greymouth" from the F T series, taken by H Winkelman. It shows wharves with railway lines alongside occupied by coal truck...
Date: 1903 By: New Zealand Geological Survey; Lock, Henry Thomas, active 1885-1910?; Ring, James, 1856-1939 Ref: PAColl-4818 Description: Images of the construction of a coal mining railroad and its early use including the hydraulic brake for the no. 1 incline, the 17-span viaduct, the changing...
Date: ca 1900 Ref: 1/2-002720-F Description: Looking along the Quay at Greymouth with the railways on the right between the street and the wharf. Photographer unidentified but part of the New West Coa...
Date: ca 1900s Ref: 1/2-003405-F Description: View of Granity looking out to sea with the railway in the foreground and houses and buildings next to it. Photographer unidentified. Quantity: 1 b&w origi...
Railway workers, West Coast, and hitchhikers near Punakaiki, 1971
Date: 1971 From: Westra, Ans, 1936-: Photographs Ref: AW-0242 Description: Frames 1 to 10 show men working on the railway line on the West Coast, with two men on a jigger in frame 10. A young man standing beside a large pack, and a ...
Date: Between 1923 and 1928 From: Moore, Robert Percy, 1881-1948 :Panoramic photographs of New Zealand Ref: Pan-1107-F Description: Panoramic view of the junction of the Hope and Buller Rivers near Kawatiri. A railway line is visible in far right curving into the distance. Man on a horsed...
Date: 21 May 1964 From: Jones, William Robert, 1930-2009 : Papers relating to West Coast history Ref: MS-Papers-9735-1 Description: `Cape Foulwind Railway by Charles Douthett (Westport, 21 May 1964). Typescript prepared from the author's original for New Zealand Railway and Locomotive Soc...
Date: ca 1890s By: Dominion Museum (N.Z.) Ref: PAColl-4311 Description: Photograph of Mawhera Quay looking down the road with the railway on the left and shops and a bank on the right. A man on a bicycle is on the road. Photogr...
Date: 1925 - 1860 - 1866 Ref: A-138-038 Description: Shows main street and shops of goldfield town 18 miles south-east from Greymouth. Men standing around outside the shops, a horse and cart half-way along the...
Date: 1900-1915 By: Keller, Peter, 1880?-1961 Ref: MS-1103 Description: Account of his early working life, and of his work as Public Works Department engineer on Main Truck construction at Taihape, Raurimu and Ohakune, 1903-1908;...
Date: 1866-1955 By: Zachariah, Joseph, 1867-1965; Rogers, R, active 1912; O'Farrell, Patrick James, 1933-2004 Ref: PAColl-4586 Description: 18 images: two of the miners strike at Waihi 1912 photographed by R. Rogers; one of spectators at an American Athletic meeting in Wellington 1913; one of Br...
Date: [ca 1960s-1980s] From: New Zealand Centre for Photography :Photographs By: Hoy, Douglas George, 1937-1992 Ref: PAColl-9528-3 Description: Photographs of railway scenes taken by Douglas George Hoy. Includes photographs of trip to United Kingdom in 1980, and railways in New South Wales. Accompan...
Date: 1871-1878 From: Wallace, John Howard 1816-1891 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-0108-8 Description: Quantity: 1 volume(s).
Trolley track from Waiuta to Snowy River Battery
Date: [ca 1930s] From: French, Derek : Photographs of Waiuta, West Coast taken by Joseph Divis Ref: PAColl-4796-17 Description: Trolley track called "the skip", built down a steep hillside from the back of Waiuta to the Snowy River Battery. Photographed by Joseph Divis some time in t...
Railway locomotive in Otira Tunnel
Date: [ca 1920s] From: Original photographic prints and postcards from file print collection, Box 13 Ref: PAColl-6407-70 Description: Railway locomotive in Otira Tunnel, circa 1920s. Icicles hang from the celing. Photographer unidentified. Quantity: 1 b&w original photographic print(s). P...