Kōrero: Rural services

Country railway stations (1 o 2)

Country railway stations

In the 1960s, horticulturists loaded their crops for transport to market at the White Cragg siding on this railway line in Canterbury. Railway lines were important for farm development, and people often campaigned vigorously for a line to be built through their district.

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Archives New Zealand - Te Rua Mahara o te Kāwanatanga
Reference: AAVK W3493 B13680
Photograph by John LeCren

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Nancy Swarbrick, 'Rural services - Railways', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/18551/country-railway-stations (accessed 5 December 2021)

He kōrero nā Nancy Swarbrick, i tāngia i te 24 Nov 2008