Kōrero: Public transport

Electric train

Electric units were introduced on Wellington's commuter lines from 1938. Compared with steam trains, they were clean and comfortable, as this documentary explains.

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Reference: Pictorial Parade 28. National Film Unit, 1954

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Adrian Humphris, 'Public transport - Trains', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/video/22525/electric-train (accessed 24 January 2020)

He kōrero nā Adrian Humphris, i tāngia i te 11 Mar 2010, reviewed & revised 11 Mar 2016