Photograph [Rail-tractor]; [?]; c1950; CT86.1832a4
Photograph [Rail-tractor]About this object
Photograph; a black and white photograph of a Fleming Timber Co rail-tractor, climbing with empty 'bogies' along the range separating Tautuku and Fleming River catchments. Note the chaff bags - chaff was used for feeding bush horses. Dated 1950, driver Jim Ollerenshaw.
The original photograph has been digitised. A digital image and copy print are available for research access.
c1950Inscription and Marks
Handwritten on reverse: 'Rail-tractor of Fleming Timber / Company climbing with empty / bogies along range separating / Tautuku/Fleming River catchments. / Note chaff bags: chaff used for / feeding bush horses. / Driver: Jim Ollerenshaw / c. 1950'Format
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