Kōrero: Southland region

Invercargill railway yard (2 o 3)

Invercargill railway yard

The 1870s were a boom time for railway building in Southland. Lines were laid to Lake Wakatipu and western Southland, and between Invercargill and Dunedin. By the end of the decade there was plenty of track for steam engines to run on.

Te whakamahi i tēnei tūemi

Southland Museum and Art Gallery
Reference: 2002.741

This item has been provided for private study purposes (such as school projects, family and local history research) and any published reproduction (print or electronic) may infringe copyright law. It is the responsibility of the user of any material to obtain clearance from the copyright holder.

Ngā whakaahua me ngā rauemi katoa o tēnei kōrero

Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

David Grant, 'Southland region - Transport, power and other advances', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/20111/invercargill-railway-yard (accessed 15 August 2020)

He kōrero nā David Grant, updated 1 May 2015