Kōrero: Bush trams and other log transport

Home-made rail tractor (1 o 3)

Home-made rail tractor

There was a good deal of ingenuity in the development of bush trams. Some, like this Silver Pine tram near Ōkārito in South Westland, were put together from tractors. It was still working in 1964.

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Photograph by Paul Mahoney

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Paul Mahoney, 'Bush trams and other log transport - Lokeys, bogies and rail tractors', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/12238/home-made-rail-tractor (accessed 25 July 2024)

He kōrero nā Paul Mahoney, i tāngia i te 24 Sep 2007