Smith, R Trevor :Photographs of railway and road construction

Date
1922-1923, 1927, 1929-1935
By
Smith, R Trevor, active 1920s-1930s
Ref
PAColl-1651
Description

Shows Wairoa River bridge construction (1931), railway bridge construction, Napier-Wairoa (1930s), Main South Road exploration (Bruce Bay-Haast, 1930s), ECMT Railway, Mohaka viaduct, effects of Napier Earthquake.

Albums compiled by R Trevor Smith, civil engineer.

Quantity: 3 album(s).

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Format
3 album(s), Photographs
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Marion steam shovel removing a slip on the Gisborne-Napier railway line
Date: 14 Aug 1923 From: Smith, R Trevor :Photographs of railway and road construction Ref: PA1-o-644-15 Description: Marion steam shovel removing a slip at the Napier end of the Gisborne-Napier railway line, north of Waipunga, Hawke's Bay region. Photograph taken 18 August ...
Wairoa River Bridge, Wairoa, Hawke's Bay, under repair after the 1931 Hawke's Bay earthquake
Date: 19 Dec 1932 From: Smith, R Trevor :Photographs of railway and road construction Ref: PA1-o-644-31 Description: Wairoa River Bridge, Wairoa, Hawke's Bay, under repair after the 1931 Hawke's Bay earthquake. Shows the lifting of span B-C. Photograph taken 19 December 193...
Date: 1933 - 1935 By: Mercer, James Cuthbert, 1886-1944 Ref: PA1-o-645 Description: Quantity: 1 album(s) Album(s).
Date: 28 January 1931 From: Smith, R Trevor :Photographs of railway and road construction Ref: PA1-o-643-092-2 Description: The Mohaka viaduct under construction, showing the first 13ft lift of caisson D3 ready for lowering. Photograph taken 28 January 1931, probably by a New Zea...
Maungaturanga railway viaduct under construction, Wairoa, Hawke's Bay
Date: 30 Jul 1931 From: Smith, R Trevor :Photographs of railway and road construction Ref: PA1-o-643-098-2 Description: Maungaturanga railway viaduct under construction, part of the Wairoa section of the Gisborne-Napier line. Photograph taken 30 July 1931 by an unidentified ph...