Railway in North Otago

Production date
1911
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Object detail

Description
Southbound train crossing lower Thames Street, 1911. Itchen Street corner. Crossing keepers were replaced by traffic alarms and lights in November 1963. The last crossing keeper, C W Dorward, performed his duties for the last time on 10 November, 1963. (See The Oamaru Mail, 11 November, 1963.) Advertising sign reads "Dr Henry. J Carnegie Farquhar", (visiting American Baptist Evangelists).
Production date
1911
Collection type
Accession number
2601P
System ID
102729
Current Rights
No known copyright restrictions
Organisation Credit Line
Collection of the Waitaki Archive. Id 102729

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