Photograph [Shifting mill engine]; [?]; 31.05.1984; CT84.1587a2

Name/Title

Photograph [Shifting mill engine]

About this object

Photograph; a black and white photograph depicting a team of six horses hitched to a trailer, hauling a Latta mill engine along the tramway between Tahakopa and Papatowai. Latta house in background.

The three men visible on the tramway are Bill McIntyre, Thomas Victor Latta, and Bert Latta. Mrs Jean Latta stands near the house.

The original photograph has been digitised. A digital image and copy print are available for research access.

Place Made

[?]

Maker

[?]

Maker Role

Photographer

Date Made

31.05.1984

Inscription and Marks

Handwritten on reverse: 'Papatowai area / Mrs Lean Latta / at / house on hill / First horse / Bill McIntyre / white horse / Thomas Victor Latta / on Trolley / Bert Latta'

Format

Photograph

Object Type

photograph

Subject and Association Keywords

railroad engineering and operation, local and light railways

Subject and Association Keywords

agriculture, forestry, exploitation and utilization

Credit Line

From the collection of Owaka Museum Wahi Kahuika The Meeting Place "a rest on your journey"

Object number

CT84.1587a2

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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