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The Sanson Tramway

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  • Closed: Mon 25 Jan 2010, 8:51 pm
Listing #: 266648573
The Sanson Tramway. KR Cassells. July 1962. The NZ Railway and Locomotive Society Inc, Wellington

This railway ran between Sanson and Himatangi, near Foxton. It started operating in 1884 using a Wellington steam tramcar Hibernia 1878 which was brought up by ship.
The line was dismantled in 1946

History and construction. Locos with builders and dates, many had plans and measurements; cars and wagons
Traffic stats, fares

Great old photos which include: Hibernia in Wellington 1878; Foxton and Sanson stations; locos and crews; timetable; traction engine working;

88pp; black and white photos; plans; index; appendices; bibliography; heavy card covers covered with maroon textured paper; very good condition; name/address/date inside front cover
Pictorial dust jacket, not p/clipped; very good condition; v/v/s/wear at corners, spine ends and folds; 2 v/small tears with creases

Extremely scarce and collectable

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Text Copyright:
Collectible Books, 2009


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  • Seller location: Napier, Hawke's Bay, NZ

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Closes: Mon 25 Jan, 8:51 pm. 2010