Kōrero: Railways

Pilgrim steams to Ferrymead (2 o 3)

Pilgrim steams to Ferrymead

In this painting by renowned rail artist W. W. Stewart, the little British locomotive Pilgrim puffs along the 7-kilometre track to Ferrymead, a makeshift port on the Heathcote River. Huge public excitement is evident in the turnout of the brass band, and the flying of Union Jacks.

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Grantham House Publishing
Artwork by W. W. Stewart

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Neill Atkinson, 'Railways - Building the rail network', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/artwork/21374/pilgrim-steams-to-ferrymead (accessed 6 December 2019)

He kōrero nā Neill Atkinson, i tāngia i te 11 Mar 2010, reviewed & revised 11 Mar 2016