Photograph [Rail-car, Glenomaru]; Devlin, Ken (Mr); 15.03.1958; CT88.1864b
Photograph [Rail-car, Glenomaru]About this object
Photograph; a black and white photograph depicting a rail-car at Glenomaru. The car has stopped on the tracks for passengers to walk around, the driver is posing at the front of the train for the photograph.
This was the first and only rail-car to travel on the Catlins River Branch Railway. It was sent down from Dunedin after a private opening for railway enthusiasts, 15th March, 1958.
15.03.1958Inscription and Marks
Handwritten on reverse: 'Sent down after private opening for Railway enthusiasts Bus trip...' and 'RM50 / Only railcar to travel Catlins branch / Taken at Glenomaru / 15th March 1958 / photo Ken Devlin'Measurements
h 100mm x w 151mm
processed material, paperCredit Line
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