D Class steam locomotive NZR no 197 at Lower Hutt Railway Station, 1906
Rear view of the carriage behind steam locomotive "D" 197, at Lower Hutt Railway Station. A set of railway signals is near the rear of the carriage, with the engine on the left. On the side of the carriage is a sign "Guard". Photographed by Albert Percy Godber in 1906. For a view taken at the same time, showing the front of the engine, see APG-0312-1/2 (with an original print in Godber Album Vol 108, p 75), and a file print at: 385. Railways. Locomotives. Steam. D Class.
An original print of this image is in Godber Album Vol 108, p 75 (PA1-q-101)
Inscriptions: Album page - bottom right - Lower Hutt. D 197. First rail motor train. 1906.
\"D\" 197 (2-4-0T type), was built by Neilson (Maker's No 2561/80), went into service in March 1881, and was written off in 1899 and sold. See \"Register of New Zealand Railways steam locomotives, 1863-1971\" by W G Lloyd.
Inscription in Godber Album says \"First rail motor train. 1906\", though it is listed as a steam locomotive in Lloyd's register of steam locomotives.
Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s).
Physical Description: Dry plate glass negative 4.25 x 3.25 inches
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Format: 1 b&w original negative(s), Negatives, Dry plate glass negative 4.25 x 3.25 inches, Orientation: Horizontal imageSee original record
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