Story: Otago region

Hillside railway workshops

Hillside railway workshops

The Hillside railway workshops were Dunedin’s single largest enterprise and employer. Extending across a large tract of land between Hillside Road and the main trunk line, they drew their labour force mostly from the surrounding suburbs of southern Dunedin.

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Malcolm McKinnon, 'Otago region - Workers until 1920', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/photograph/22663/hillside-railway-workshops (accessed 15 July 2020)

Story by Malcolm McKinnon, updated 1 May 2015