"Ww" class steam locomotive No 678, which was used for the Royal visit of 1920

"Ww" class steam locomotive No 678, which was used for the Royal visit of 1920
Date
1921
Ref
APG-1720-1/2-G
Description

View of the steam locomotive, "Ww" 678, that had been used on the Royal Tour in 1920. Photographed at the Petone Railway Workshops in 1921 by A P Godber.

Information from Godber Index filed in Photographic Archives under Box 23 (Ww class loco No 678 (2). Petone. 1921. Was Royal engine)

Ww 678 (4-6-4T type) was built by New Zealand Railways at Hillside (maker's no. 209/19), went into service in May 1919, and was written off in July 1969. See "Register of New Zealand Railways steam locomotives, 1863-1971" by W G Lloyd.

Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s).

Physical Description: Dry plate glass negative 6.4 x 4.75 inches

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Partly restricted - Please use surrogate in place of original
Part of
Godber, Albert Percy, 1875-1949 :Collection of albums, prints and negatives
Format
1 b&w original negative(s), Negatives, Dry plate glass negative 6.4 x 4.75 inches, Orientation: Horizontal image
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"Ww" class steam locomotive No 678, which was used for the Royal visit of 1920. Godber, Albert Percy, 1875-1949 :Collection of albums, prints and negatives. Ref: APG-1720-1/2-G. Alexander Turnbull Library, Wellington, New Zealand. /records/23232714

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