Kōrero: Bridges and tunnels

Working on the Remutaka tunnel, 1954

This film captures the moment when the two shafts of the Remutaka tunnel met. At the time it was the longest rail tunnel in New Zealand, linking the Hutt Valley with the Wairarapa plains.

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Reference: Pictorial Parade 22. National Film Unit, 1954

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Jock Phillips, 'Bridges and tunnels - Rail tunnels', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/video/23654/working-on-the-remutaka-tunnel-1954 (accessed 12 July 2020)

He kōrero nā Jock Phillips, i tāngia i te 11 Mar 2010