Sheep crowd a pen in the Turakina station yard, near Whanganui, waiting to be loaded onto a train. Until restrictions on road freighting were lifted, from the 1970s, livestock were mostly transported by rail.
Te whakamahi i tēnei tūemi
Archives New Zealand - Te Rua Mahara o te Kāwanatanga
Reference: AAVK W3493 B1727
Photograph by John LeCren
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