Photograph [Timber by Rail in The Catlins]; [?]; Early 20th century ; CT79.1031c
Photograph [Timber by Rail in The Catlins]About this object
Photograph; A train in The Catlins is stopped by a bank on which timber is stacked in scaffolding at Ollerenshaw's mill. Men are loading timber onto the train, a shute runs from the timber stack to one of the wagons. Two men and two children stand beside the train.
The original photograph has been digitised. A digital image and copy print are available for research access.
Early 20th centuryInscription and Marks
Message on back, 'To Ada & Elsie./With best wishes for the new year./Bert, Nicol.'
Written on the back, ' "B" class'.
'Copy for McNamara/please.'
'[illegible] W. B. Miller'.
From the collection of Owaka Museum Wahi Kahuika, The Meeting Place "a rest on your journey".Object number